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Author: Harold Brown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: intelligence, appraisal, century, preparing
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788131796
ISBN-13: 9780788131790

A comprehensive review of U.S. Intelligence. The result of a 12 month study; testimony was taken from 84 witnesses & an additional 200 people were interviewed. Covers: the role of intelligence; the need for policy guidelines; the need for a coordinated response to global crime; the CIA; improving intelligence analysis; military intelligence; space reconnaissance & the management of technical collection; international cooperation; cost of intelligence; accountability & oversight, & more. Evolution of the U.S. intelligence community, an historical overview.

Author: T. J. Keating
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: military, operations, support, intelligence, national, joint
Number of Pages: 297
Published: 2011-04
ISBN-10: 1437938272
ISBN-13: 9781437938272

Establishes guidance on the provision of joint and national intelligence products, services, and support to military operations. Describes the org. of joint intelligence forces and the national Intelligence Community, intelligence responsibilities, command relationships, and national intelligence support mechanisms. Provides info. regarding the fundamentals of intelligence operations and the intelligence process, discusses how intelligence supports joint and multinational planning, and describes intelligence dissemination via the global info. grid. Provides military guidance for the exercise o

Author: Dennis C. Blair
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congress, 111th, community, intelligence, overview
Number of Pages: 29
Published: 2009-11
ISBN-10: 1437915647
ISBN-13: 9781437915648

Contents: U.S. Intelligence Org. Profiles: (1) Program Managers: Office of the Dir. of National Intelligence; Central Intelligence Agency; Defense Intelligence Agency; Fed. Bureau of Invest.; Nat. Geospatial-Intelligence Agency; Nat. Reconnaissance Office; Nat. Security Agency; (2) Departmental Components: DoJ Drug Enforcement Admin. (DEA), Office of Nat. Security Intelligence; Dept. of Energy Office of Intelligence and Counterintelligence; Dept. of Homeland Security Office of Intelligence and Analysis; Dept. of State Bur. of Intelligence and Research; Dept. of the Treasury Office of Intellige

Authors: Gregory F. Treverton, Seth G. Jones, Steven Boraz
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: report, workshop, intelligence, theory
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0833039113
ISBN-13: 9780833039118

In June 2005, the RAND Corporation and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence convened a one-day workshop to discuss how theories underlie intelligence and might lead to both a better understanding and better practice of U.S. intelligence. Forty attendees (practitioners, academics, and specialists) participated in four panels: What Is Intelligence Theory?; Is There an American Theory of Intelligence?; Which Assumptions Should Be Overturned?; and How Can Intelligence Results Be Measured? Issues debated included whether intelligence should be defined narrowly, as secret state activi

Author: Richard Best
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: intelligence, director, national, role, years, reform, five
Number of Pages: 14
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437935885
ISBN-13: 9781437935882

The Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 was the most significant legislation affecting the U.S. intelligence community since 1947. Enacted in the wake of 9/11, the act attempted to ensure closer coordination among intelligence agencies esp. in regard to counterterrorism efforts. It established the position of Dir, of Nat. Intell. (DNI) with extensive authority to coordinate the nationżs intelligence effort. The DNI speaks for U.S. intelligence, briefs the Pres., has authority to develop the budget for the nat. intelligence effort, and manage appropriations made by Congres

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: intelligence, government, factbook
Number of Pages: 39
Published: 1995-10
ISBN-10: 0788123874
ISBN-13: 9780788123870

Provides information on what the CIA is & what it does. Includes chapters on the CIA seal, the genesis of the CIA, key events in the CIA's history, tenures of directors & deputy directors, diagram of the director of Central Intelligence Command responsibilities, the director of Central Intelligence & his deputies, the intelligence cycle, the intelligence community, executive & legislative oversight of intelligence, CIA medals, CIA headquarters buildings, & more. Photos, charts & tables.

Author: Richard A. Best
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: challenges, status, legislation, authorization, intelligence
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437923216
ISBN-13: 9781437923216

Contents: (1) Introduction; (2) Background: Funding for a Changed Intelligence Environment; A Brief Case Study: The Challenge of Satellites and Other Overhead Surveillance Programs; Related Concerns about Intelligence Oversight; (3) Conclusion.
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