Intelligence

Visible War: Information War, Surveillance and Speed

Year: 2006

The Routledge Handbook of Surveillance Studies

Year: 2012
Description:

Surveillance is a central organizing practice. Gathering personal data and processing them in searchable databases drives administrative efficiency but also raises questions about security, governance, civil liberties and privacy. Surveillance – …

Cowardly Traitor or Heroic Whistleblower? The Impact of Edward Snowden’s Disclosures on Canada and the United Kingdom’s Security Establishments

Author(s): Alati — Daniel
Year: 2015

LECENing places to hide: Geo-Mapping Child Exploitation Material

Year: 2015
Subjects: Crime, Intelligence

Iterations of Olympic security: Montreal and Vancouver

Geography: Canada, Quebec
Year: 2015
Description:

Abstract: This article compares security dynamics at two Olympic Games hosted by Canada: Montreal (1976) and Vancouver (2010). It is the first study of security at the Montreal Olympics and – …

Private Eyes: Private Policing and Surveillance

Publisher: Routledge
Year: 2016
Description:

About the Book: The increasing privatization of security across the globe has been the subject of much debate and controversy, inciting fears of private warfare and even the collapse of – …

The Surveillance Of Social Networking And The Social Value Of Privacy

Year: 2015
Description:

This chapter argues that theories about privacy would benefit from embracing deliberative democratic theory on the grounds that it addresses harms to democracy, and widens our understandings of privacy infringements – …

Forgotten Surveillance: Covert Human Intelligence Sources in Canada in a Post 9/11 World

Author(s): Hewitt -- Steve
Geography: Canada
Year: 2015
Subjects: Intelligence, Law
Description:

Surveillance does not affect everyone equally. Since Edward Snowden made his initial flight to Hong Kong with a treasure trove of documents digitally stuffed in his computer, stories about the – …

Canada’s National Counterterrorism Strategy and Challenges of Community Based Intervention in Countering Radicalization: A Perspective.

Author(s): Ahmed– Kawser
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016

TSAS WP16-04: Bridging the National Security Accountability Gap: A Three-Part System to Modernize Canada’s Inadequate Review of National Security

Publisher: TSAS
Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

This paper examines existing challenges associated with the current structure of national security accountability review in Canada. It then draws on best practices in other jurisdictions to propose a systematic – …

Uneasy Alliances: A Look at the Right Wing Extremist Movement in Canada

Geography: Canada
Year: 2016
Description:

Despite the Canadian Security Intelligence Service’s recent concern with the growing threat from right-wing extremists nationwide, we have little contemporary scholarship on the far right movement in Canada and fewer – …

TSAS WP15-06: Traits de personnalité et terrorisme

Author(s): CSIS–
Publisher: TSAS

TSAS WP15-05: Personality Traits and Terrorism

Author(s): CSIS–
Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2015

RCMP National Security Program

Author(s): RCMP–
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2014

CSIS Annual Report, 2010-2011

Author(s): CSIS–
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2011

U.S. Intelligence Leaks Offer Chance for European Counterterrorism Reform

Author(s): Gomis-- Benoît
Year: 2009
Description:

The recent revelations about U.S. intelligence programs are causing an uproar in Europe. In particular, the wide-ranging efforts to monitor European diplomatic offices and communications networks have led a number – …

Islamic Terrorism in the UK since 9/11: Reassessing the ‘Soft’ Response

Publisher: Chatham House
Year: 2011

Anthropologists in the SecurityScape: Ethics, Practice, and Professional Identity

Publisher: Left Coast Press
Year: 2011

Transformation of jihadism in the Netherlands

Author(s): AIVD
Publisher: AIVD
Year: 2014

Terrorist Networks as Strategic Repertoires: Functional Differentiation among Al-Shabaab Terror Cells

Year: 2013
Description:

This article explains variation across the characteristics and structure of Al-Shabaab (AS) networks as a function of strategic repertoires. (Source: Publication).

‘Have A Go’: British Army/MI5 Agent-running Operations in Northern Ireland, 1970–72

Year: 2012
Description:

Early in the Northern Ireland conflict the army took the lead in intelligence operations, including Humint. This article examines the case of ‘Observer B’, an agent run jointly with MI5. – …

TSAS WP14-03: Right-wing Extremism in Canada

Publisher: TSAS
Year: 2014
Description:

What factors may promote violent right-wing extremism in Canada, and how is it connected to similar movements in the US and Europe? What impacts might this violence have on radicalization – …

The Diffuse Border: Intelligence-Sharing, Control and Confinement along Canada’s Smart Border

Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2008
Description:

Taking its cue from Deleuze’s reading of Foucault’s notion of apparatus (dispositif), this article explores the assemblage of mechanisms, institutions, discourses and practices that came to be conceptualized as a – …

Secret Service: Political Policing in Canada from the Fenians to Fortress America

Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2012

Canadian Military Intelligence in Afghanistan

Year: 2012

When Secret Intelligence Becomes Evidence: Some Implications of Khadr and Charkaoui II

Author(s): Roach-- Kent
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2009
Description:

Khadr and Charkaoui II highlighted that the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (“CSIS”) has constitutional and statutory obligations to retain and disclose secret intelligence. (Source: Publication).

The Unique Challenges of Terrorism Prosecutions: Towards a Workable Relation between Intelligence and Evidence

Author(s): Roach-- Kent
Year: 2010
Description:

The focus in this study isle on the unique challenges presented by terrorism prosecutions especially those relating to the disclosure of otherwise secret intelligence. (Source: Publication).

FBI, Here I am!

Author(s): Elahi– Hasan
Publisher: TED Talk
Year: 2011

National Security Law: Canadian Practice in International Perspective

Author(s): Forcese– Craig
Publisher: Irwin Law
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2008

Informing (In)Stability: The Security Implications of a Shifting News and Media Environment

Publisher: CSIS
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2012
Description:

This 60-page booklet contains highlights from the February 21-22 2012 conference that was held by the Canadian Security Intelligence Service in collaboration with Policy Horizons Canada.

Assessing Cyber Threats to Canadian Infrastructure

Publisher: CSIS
Geography: Canada, North America
Year: 2012
Description:

The purpose of this study is threefold: (1) to examine the cyber threat environment confronting Canada’s Critical National Infrastructure (CNI), with a particular focus on four key sectors and their – …