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Author Jeffreys-Jones, Rhodri, author.

Title The CIA and American democracy / Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2003]


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 Axe JSTOR eBook (C-19)  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 338 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-318) and index.
Contents Prologue: 9/11 and the Post-Cold War CIA -- Introduction -- The lessons of American history -- The birth of the CIA -- The mists of Bogota: Expansion and obfuscation -- Surviving McCarthy: A weakness for immunity -- The golden age of operations -- Intelligence in the golden age: The fight for credibility -- Presidential shake-up: Kennedy and the Bay of Pigs -- Presidential neglect: LBJ and the CIA to June 1966 -- Helms, Johnson, and cosmetic intelligence -- Nixon, Kissinger, and the fruits of manipulation -- Democracy's intelligence flap: Toward a new legitimacy -- Restrained intelligence and the half-won peace -- Ingnoring the credible: The CIA in the 1980s -- Conclusion.
Note Print version record.
Subject United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- History.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency. (OCoLC)fst00536259
USA Central Intelligence Agency
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
HISTORY -- General.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Cover Title CIA & American democracy
Other Form: Print version: Jeffreys-Jones, Rhodri. CIA and American democracy. Third edition 0300099487 (DLC) 2002114384 (OCoLC)52801021
ISBN 9780300208504 (electronic bk.)
0300208502 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000054659124
DEBBG BV043032848
DEBSZ 42995011X
DEBSZ 452599288
GBVCP 1003771203

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