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Empires of intelligence
Thomas, Martin

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Empires of intelligence
security services and colonial disorder after 1914
Martin Thomas.

Published 2008 by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: exploring intelligence and empire
The development of intelligence services and security policing in North Africa and the Middle East
Past precedents and colonial rule
Constructing the enemy: intelligence, Islam, and Communism
Intelligence and revolt I: British security services and communal unrest in Egypt, Iraq, and Sudan
Intelligence and revolt II: French security services and communal unrest in Morocco and Syria
Policing the desert frontier: intelligence, environment, and Bedouin communities
Intelligence and urban opposition in French territories
Disorder in the Palestine Mandate: intelligence and the descent to war in the British Middle East
Domestic politics, international threats, and colonial security in French territories, 1936-1939
Conclusion: intelligence, security, and the colonial state.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-418) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
325/.3
Library of Congress
UA832 .T46 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
xii, 428 p. :
Number of pages
428

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL21527251M
ISBN 10
0520251172
ISBN 13
9780520251175
LC Control Number
2006032565
Library Thing
4225607
Goodreads
3338632

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