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Title Paradoxes of strategic intelligence : essays in honor of Michael I. Handel / editors, Richard K. Betts and Thomas G. Mahnken.
Imprint London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 2003.


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 210 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Handel, Michael I.
Handel, Michael I.
Military intelligence.
Deception (Military science)
Surprise (Military science)
Contents Intelligence and the problem of strategic surprise / Michael I. Handel -- Politicization of intelligence: costs and benefits / Richard K. Betts -- Intelligence failures: forecasting and the lessons of epistemology / Woodrow J. Kuhns -- Theory of surprise / James J. Wirtz -- 'FORTITUDE' in context: the evolution of British military deception in two world wars, 1914-1945 / John Ferris -- Intelligence failure and the need for cognitive closure: the case of Yom Kippur / Uri Bar-Joseph -- Grant vs. Sherman: paradoxes of intelligence and combat leadership / Mark M. Lowenthal.
Summary This collection explores the paradoxes of intelligence analysis, surprise and deception from both historical and theoretical perspectives.
Other Author Handel, Michael I.
Betts, Richard K., 1947-
Mahnken, Thomas G., 1965-
Other Title Print version: Paradoxes of strategic intelligence. London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 2003 071465471X 0714683760