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The Resource Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War, Robert Jervis

Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War, Robert Jervis

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Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War
Title
Why intelligence fails
Title remainder
lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War
Statement of responsibility
Robert Jervis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Robert Jervis examines the reasons behind two of the more spectacular intelligence failures in recent memory: the mistaken belief that the regime of the Shah in Iran was secure and stable in 1978, and the claim that Iraq had active WMD programs in 2002."--P. [4] of cover
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1940-
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Jervis, Robert
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
J48 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cornell studies in security affairs
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  • Intelligence service
  • United States
  • Iran
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Weapons of mass destruction
Label
Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War, Robert Jervis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Adventures in intelligence -- Failing to see that the Shah was in danger : introduction, postmortem, and CIA comments -- Analysis of NFAC's performance on Iran's domestic crisis, mid-1977-7 November 1978 -- CIA comments on the report -- The Iraq WMD intelligence failure : what everyone knows is wrong -- The politics and psychology of intelligence and intelligence reform
Control code
ocn777771926
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 238 p.
Isbn
9780801478062
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)777771926
Label
Why intelligence fails : lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War, Robert Jervis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Adventures in intelligence -- Failing to see that the Shah was in danger : introduction, postmortem, and CIA comments -- Analysis of NFAC's performance on Iran's domestic crisis, mid-1977-7 November 1978 -- CIA comments on the report -- The Iraq WMD intelligence failure : what everyone knows is wrong -- The politics and psychology of intelligence and intelligence reform
Control code
ocn777771926
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 238 p.
Isbn
9780801478062
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)777771926

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