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The rise of the American security state

M. Kent Bolton

The rise of the American security state

the National Security Act of 1947 and the militarization of U.S. foreign policy

by M. Kent Bolton

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Defenses,
  • Military policy,
  • International Security,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementM. Kent Bolton
    SeriesPraeger security international, Praeger security international (Series)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.7 .K42 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221 pages
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26960632M
    ISBN 101440843198
    ISBN 109781440843198
    LC Control Number2017024078
    OCLC/WorldCa1018473081

      Using exclusive access to key insiders, Shane Harris charts the rise of America's surveillance state over the past twenty-five years and highlights a dangerous paradox: Our government's strategy has made it harder to catch terrorists and easier to spy on the rest of us. Our surveillance state was born in the brain of Admiral John Poindexter in /5(3). In 'Gore Vidal: History of the National Security State' & 'Vidal on America', TRNN Senior Editor Paul Jay and the acclaimed essayist, screenwriter and novelist Gore Vidal discuss the historical events that led to the establishment of the massive military-industrial-security complex and the political culture that gave us the Imperial Presidency.4/5.

    The Rise of the American Corporate Security State Six Reasons to Be Afraid. By Beatrice Edwards. Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers. Release Date: April Pages: Read on O'Reilly Online Learning with a day trial Start your free trial now Buy on Amazon. Get this from a library! Top secret America: the rise of the new American security state. [Dana Priest; William M Arkin] -- Describes the enormous, top-secret, invisible universe created by the government after 9/11 and explains why the system meant to keep us safe may actually be putting us in .

      On today's Fresh Air, Washington Post national security reporter Dana Priest, the co-author of both the Post's investigative series and the book Top Secret America: The Rise of the New American. Get this from a library! The rise of the American security state: the National Security Act of and the militarization of U.S. foreign policy. [M Kent Bolton] -- "The Rise of the American Security State is about the militarization of U.S. foreign policy starting about midway through the twentieth century, increasing during the Cold War era and, somewhat.


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