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Intelligence and human rights in the era of global terrorism

Author: Steve Yui-Sang Tsang
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Security Studies, an imprint of Stanford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Facing threats posed by dedicated suicide bombers who have access to modern technology for mass destruction and who intend to cause maximum human suffering and casualty, democratic governments have hard choices to make. This book addresses the question of how intelligence organizations can improve their efficacy in pre-empting terrorist outrages.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Yui-Sang Tsang
ISBN: 9780804759694 0804759693
OCLC Number: 230930060
Description: xv, 224 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Stopping global terrorism and protecting rights / Steve Tsang --
Part I. Identifying and rectifying inadequacies. 2. The British quest for transparency / Mark Urban --
3. Lessons from the Iranian case and the changing face of American intelligence / Jack Caravelli --
Part II. The wider political context. 4. Political supervision of intelligence services in the United Kingdom / John N.L. Morrison --
5. Intelligence oversight in the United States / Loch K. Johnson --
6. Parliamentary oversight of intelligence : the German approach / Christian Heyer --
7. An appropriate legal framework for dealing with modern terrorism and WMD / Richard G. Stearns --
8. Human rights and human intelligence / Alex Danchev --
Part III. Toward new intelligence systems. 9. Preparing to meet new challenges / Peter Wilson --
10. Efficient resource allocation / George Maior and Sebastian Huluban --
11. A new approach to intelligence assessment / Isaac Ben-Israel --
12. In search of a new intelligence system : the British experience / Anthony Glees --
13. Setting priorities in a world of changing threats / Richard J. Aldrich.
Responsibility: edited by Steve Tsang.

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