Paper $34.95 ISBN: 9781842771136 Published July 2003 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $60.95 ISBN: 9781842771129 Published September 2003 For sale in North and South America only

Global Intelligence

The World's Secret Services Today

Paul Todd and Jonathan Bloch

Global Intelligence

Paul Todd and Jonathan Bloch

Distributed for Zed Books

256 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $34.95 ISBN: 9781842771136 Published July 2003 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $60.95 ISBN: 9781842771129 Published September 2003 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction: Intelligence after 9-11 - A New Internationalism?

Defining the threat
After the Berlin Wall
Intelligence agencies today
So, why is the issue of intelligence and security still important?

1. 'Terrorism' - The Dark Side of Globalisation

Terrorism and intelligence - Siamese twins?
Islam and the myth of confrontation
A new internationalism? The US experience before and after 9-11
Western Europe - rolling the new bandwagon
Israel - 'manipulating the Bush Doctrine'
A clash of bandwagons?

2. Technologies of Surveillance

Overview
The panoptic view - satellite surveillance on a global scale
Echelon - who's on the watch list?
Encryption and 'backdoors'
The Economic Backdoor - State Surveillance and the Private Sector
The Third World, human rights and the Internet
Intelligence and law enforcement - breaking down the firewall.
The dark glass - into the future

3. US Intelligence: back to the future?

The Gulf War and after: grasping the 'unipolar moment'
'Redefining national security' - Clinton and the rise of economic intelligence
Blowback 1: Iraq - 'enormous market potential'
Blowback 2 - Afghanistan, Pakistan and the legacy of William Casey
Latin America - business as usual?
Intelligence without policy or policy without intelligence?

4. The European Union - new purpose, old methods?

The UK
France
Germany and the European Union

5. Russia: from KGB to FSB and back again?

The FSB: two coups and a demise exaggerated
The SVR - 'still in the big four'
FAPSI

6. Israel: the living Security Dilemma?

The main services
The toll of 'targeted killings'
Mossad's global reach
The US connection: 'codenamed Jumbo'

7. Intelligence in the South: the Growth of the Virtual State

The Middle East: the hidden hand syndrome
Syria: the rise of the Mukhabarat state
Iraq: 'a sort of frenzy'
Palestine
India and Pakistan: the democratic deficit
Burma: opposition and micro-management
South Africa: the democratic chance

8. Concluding Perspectives: Knowledge, Power and Accountability

The new Iron Triangle
Intelligence and accountability: bucking the trend?
Looking to the future

Annex: How to Research Your Intelligence Agency

Index
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