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The FBI & American democracy : a brief critical history /

Main Author: Theoharis, Athan G.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, 2004
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300 |a x, 195 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 25 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction -- The early years : creation and proscribed growth -- World War I and the origins of political surveillance -- Abuse of power, retrenchment, and morality -- The New Deal and a war on crime -- The origins of FBI intelligence, the crisis of World War II -- The early Cold War years : anticipating and curbing subversion -- Promoting McCarthyism--and morality (again) -- Secrecy and power : the undermining of accountability -- From anticommunism to law and order -- Scandal and limited reform -- A modern bureau and the politics of terrorism. 
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610 1 0 |a United States.  |b Federal Bureau of Investigation  |x History. 
650 0 |a Intelligence service  |z United States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Internal security  |z United States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Criminal investigation  |z United States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Abuse of administrative power  |z United States  |x History. 
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