Denial and Deception

An Insider"s View of the CIA by Melissa Boyle Mahle

Publisher: Nation Books

Written in English
Cover of: Denial and  Deception | Melissa Boyle Mahle
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Subjects:

  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Intelligence,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Conspiracy & Scandal Investigations,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Political Science / Government / General,
  • Government - General,
  • Central Intelligence Agency,
  • Intelligence service,
  • United States,
  • United States.
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8615508M
ISBN 101560258276
ISBN 109781560258278
OCLC/WorldCa62868586

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BOOK REVIEWS An Amateur’s Guide to Denial and Deception Barton Whaley: Practice to Deceive: Learning Curves of Military Deception Planners Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland,p., $ James J. Wirtz. View further author information. Pages Author: James J. Wirtz. In Denial and Deception, Mahle not only describes the Agency's successes and failures, but details her life as a woman in one of the last professions that.

Strategic Denial and Deception book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Does foreign denial and deception threaten the interests of /5(17). Strategic Denial and Deception: The Twenty-First Century Challenge - Kindle edition by Wirtz, James.

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Written by the undisputed dean of U.S. denial and deception experts, Practise to Deceive is the most in-depth look at deception as a military strategy.

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Research has consistently shown that people's ability to detect lies is no more accurate than chance, or flipping a coin. This finding holds across all types of people — students, psychologists, judges, job interviewers and law enforcement personnel (Personality and Social Psychology Review, ).Particularly when investigating crime, the need for accurate deception detection is critical Author: Zimmerman, Laura.

Denial and deception (D&D) is a Western theoretical framework for conceiving and analyzing military intelligence techniques pertaining to secrecy and deception. Originating in the s, it is roughly based on the more pragmatic Soviet practices of maskirovka (which preceded the D&D conceptualization by decades) but it has a more theoretical approach compared to the latter.

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Together they reveal much about the group dynamics of delusion and deception. Industrial-Strength Denial delves into the larger social dramas surrounding these denials, including how people outside the industries fought back using evidence and the tools of democracy.

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Concerns about the threat of denial and deception have waxed and waned since the end of World War II. Sometimes it shaped assessments about the former Soviet Union, for example.clear that an adversary may utilize deception similarly.

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