Author: Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300080797
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Traces the development of secrecy as a government policy over the twentieth century and its adverse effects on Cold War policy making

The Genesis Of Secrecy

Author: Frank Kermode
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674345355
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Analyzes in detail the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John to understand how meaning is concealed and how it is revealed

The Torment Of Secrecy

Author: Edward Shils
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee
ISBN: 1461720605
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This essay in sociological analysis and political philosophy considers the cold war preoccupation with espionage, sabotage, and subversion at home, assessing the magnitude of such threats and contrasting it to the agitation—by lawmakers, ...

Government Secrecy

Author: Susan Maret
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 0857243896
Size: 47.69 MB
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While descriptions of government secrecy abound in the scholarly and popular literature, no universally accepted definitions of government secrecy exist, although the concept of secrecy is generally understood as the intentional concealment ...

Secrecy And Liberty

Author: Sandra Coliver
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9789041111913
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Author: Daniel P. Moynihan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 0788146858
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Finally, the Commission has drawn a distinction between "secrecy" and "privacy."
In The Torment of Secrecy (originally published in 1956 and reissued last year
with an Introduction by Chairman Moynihan), Edward A. Shils contrasted "
secrecy," which he defined as "the compulsory withholding of knowledge,
reinforced by the prospect of sanctions for disclosure," from "privacy," which he
termed "the voluntary withholding of information reinforced by a willing
indifference."3 The report ...

Democracy In The Dark

Author: Frederick A.O. Schwarz Jr.
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 162097052X
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In this important new book, Frederick A.O. Schwarz Jr., who was chief counsel to the U.S. Church Committee on Intelligence—which uncovered the FBI's effort to push Martin Luther King to commit suicide; the CIA's enlistment of the Mafia to ...


Author: Rupert Thomson
Publisher: Other Press, LLC
ISBN: 1590516869
Size: 10.92 MB
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In this highly charged novel, Thomson brings Florence to life in all its vibrant sensuality, while remaining entirely contemporary in his exploration of the tensions between love and solitude, beauty and decay.

Secrecy In Us Foreign Policy

Author: Yukinori Komine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317058356
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Secrecy in US Foreign Policy examines the pursuit of strict secrecy by President Nixon and his National Security Advisor Kissinger in foreign policy decision making in relation to the US rapprochement with China.