Secrecy in government

  • 388 Pages
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  • English

Indian Institute of Public Administration , New Delhi
Government information., Official sec
Statementedited by T.N. Chaturvedi.
ContributionsChaturvedi, Triloki Nath.
LC ClassificationsK3560 .S39
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 388 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4247011M
LC Control Number80903418

Instead, I summarize by saying the book documents the pendulum swings of the degrees of use of Secrecy in our government. At one end, Secrecy is a reasonable tactic for protecting We, the People from our enemies - War, etc.

At the other end, Secrecy is a weapon used selfishly by government bureaucracies against one another and/or We, the by:   The Secret Government is the first book written by Ismael Perez, and is based on extensive study of the Bible, as well as many political, historical, economic, and social events and documents throughout history.

Perez is currently researching /5(3). “Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s new book is a double-barreled indictment of the uses and abuses of secrecy in the government of the United States Moynihan is at his best when he dissects the intelligence community’s mistake-hiding ‘culture of secrecy.’.

He is the author of six book and many articles on aspects of risk, intelligence and secrecy. His books include British and American Approaches to Intelligence, and Public Secrets - A Study in the Development of Government Secrecy.

Government Secrecy. Government secrecy (GS) is a significant social, political, and policy issue and often presents as a barrier to civic participation, public right-to-know, historical understanding, and institutional accountability.

Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, chairman of the bipartisan Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy, here presents an eloquent and fascinating account of the development of secrecy 4/5(1). Lamar Waldron's "Legacy of Secrecy," is a very long, while sometimes dull book.

It ultimately provides one of the most logical theories to the saddening assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy/5. The society, known by many as The Secret Government, includes In his shocking book, The Secret Government, author Ismael Perez exposes the existence and purpose of a secret society which has been in existence since pre-Biblical times/5.

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The flip side of privacy is secrecy – how much authority should the government have to keep its investigations from becoming known when it seeks personal information. Government secrecy is at odds with basic democratic principles.

As the U.S.

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Supreme Court recognized in“an informed public is the most potent of all restraints upon misgovernment.”Yet today, much of our government’s business is conducted in secret. There are a multitude of secret agencies, secret committees of Congress, a secret court, and even.

Secrecy is beautifully plotted, too; not a scene or an exchange wasted, as the characters' secret pasts are glimpsed in fragments and eventually woven together towards a fleeting : Stephanie Merritt. This book details the factors contributing to the degenerative trend of mass, warrantless government surveillance which imperils civil liberties, and specifies recommendations for constructive change.

It also provides a platform. America must lead the way to an era of openness, says Moynihan in this vitally important book. It is time to dismantle the excesses of government secrecy and share information with our citizens and with the world.

Analysis, far more than secrecy, is the key to national : Yale University Press. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Secrecy in government. New Delhi: Indian Institute of Public Administration, © (OCoLC) Foundationally, Government Secrecy: Classic and Contemporary Readings concerns knowledge and power, which are “two sides of the same question,” and this question “is now more than ever a question of government” (Lyotard9).

‘This book contains the broadest and deepest analysis of the legal and policy issues that relate to secrecy and national security on one hand, and the imperatives of a functioning democracy on the other. The broadest because it brings to bear materials from many countries, the deepest because it brilliantly explores a core problem of constitutional government.’ – Norman.

In the highly revealing 22 minutes of the PBS video documentary The Secret Government available for free viewing below, host Bill Moyers exposes the inner workings of a secret government much more vast that most people would ever imagine.

Though originally broadcast init is even more relevant today. The judge's decision against whistleblower Edward Snowden is related to his new book "Permanent Record." Snowden worked at the CIA and NSA, and signed secrecy agreements requiring him to get Author: Dan Mangan.

It lays out the system of classification, declassification, and handling of national security information generated by the U.S.

government and its employees and contractors, as well as information received from other governments. The desired degree of secrecy about such information is known as its sensitivity.

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Sensitivity is based upon a calculation of the damage to. The table of contents provided enough detail to be an executive summary.

The book is somewhat deficient on sources (heavily reliant on superficial "encyclopedic" references) but the alternative explanation of history and reality is not to be missed. I bought the book thinking it was about government secrecy.5/5(5).

Secrecy is the practice of hiding information from certain individuals or groups who do not have the "need to know", perhaps while sharing it with other individuals.

That which is kept hidden is known as the secret. Secrecy is often controversial, depending on the content or nature of the secret, the group or people keeping the secret, and the motivation for secrecy.

Secrecy by. In Secrecy World, the Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter Jake Bernstein explores this shadow economy and how it evolved, drawing on millions of leaked documents from the files of the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca—a trove now known as the Panama Papers—as well as other journalistic and government investigations.

Bernstein. The following is an edited extract from a new book by Johan Lidberg and Denis Muller (eds), In the name of security: Secrecy, surveillance and. Get this from a library.

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Government secrecy. [Susan Maret;] -- "Government secrecy (GS) is a significant social, political, and policy issue and often presents as a barrier to civic participation, public right-to-know, historical understanding, and institutional.

No 10 is facing growing calls to end the secrecy around the scientific advisory group for emergencies (Sage), which provides the prime minister with evidence about the coronavirus response and how Author: Rowena Mason.

Abstract. Three approaches to the issue of state secrecy will be examined: the philosophical, the political and surveillance theory. It will be conceded from the outset that such divisions are somewhat arbitrary since there is a considerable degree of overlap between the philosophical and the political even if surveillance theory rather stands by: 1.

“[An] important new book carefully researched, engagingly written stories of government secrecy gone amiss.” — The American Prospect “Timely and powerfully argued, this account by an exceptionally well-positioned observer and participant in the contentious history of government secrecy will prove a necessary addition to ongoing policy Brand: New Press, The.

Secrecy as Regulation Secrecy is a form of regulation. There are many such forms, but a general division can be made between those dealing with domestic affairs and those dealing with foreign affairs. In the first category, it is generally the case that government.

The new book Deep State by Marc Ambinder and D.B. Grady reads like an encomium rather than an indictment of federal government secret activities.

By. Frederic H. Martini has published ten undergraduate textbooks on human anatomy and physiology, five of which won Textbook of the Year awards.

He is also the author of Exploring Tropical Isles and Seas, which was a selection of the Book of the Month Club in However, Martini's latest book, Betrayed, is especially dear to his heart. It is the story of his father-a 5/5(6).He was also the chairman of the government Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy, which issued its recommendations in He knows how the secrecy .