Call for Papers: Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence

In preparation for an online update of the Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence (Taylor and Francis, 2014), a call for papers is being issued. A comprehensive reference work that examines U.S. intelligence practices, history and education, the Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence has been designed to be holistic in nature and examines intelligence issues, practices and history from both academic and practitioner perspectives.

Special INS Issue: Understanding and Improving Intelligence Analysis by Learning from Other Disciplines

The journal Intelligence and National Security has published a special issue on "Understanding and Improving Intelligence Analysis by Learning from Other Disciplines."

The other disciplines compared to intelligence analysis include: social science, history, policy analysis, medicine, and others.

Authors include: Erik Dahl, Richard Aldrich, Michael Warner, Stephen Coulthart, Patrick Walsh, Aaron Frank, Mark Phythian, Efren Torres, and Jeff Tang.

Abstracts for all articles are copied below, with link to all articles here:

Forming Panel on Intelligence Culture for ISA 2018 in San Francisco

A colleague and I are putting together a panel on intelligence culture for the International Studies Association conference in San Francisco next spring and are looking for further contributors.

The two papers we have at the moment deal with American intelligence culture.  The first, by Dr. Lesley Copeland, questions the role of Pearl Harbor in the American intelligence culture.  The second, mine, discusses American intelligence cultures before the CIA.

Call for Papers: March ’68. Fifty Years Later - International Academic Conference

On the 50th anniversary of March '68, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, the Institute of History and the Institute of Sociology at the Warsaw University invite you to an interdisciplinary academic conference. We encourage historians, sociologists, political scientists, and cultural experts as well as representatives of other fields in arts, humanities and social sciences. 

Intelligence Studies Section Call for Panels/Papers for the 2018 ISA Convention (San Francisco)

This is a call for papers/panels for the Intelligence Studies Section (ISS) at the 59th annual International Studies Association (ISA) Convention to be held in San Francisco, CA (USA) on 4-7 April 2018. The overall theme for the 2018 ISA Convention is “Power of Rules and Rule of Power.” Please note that the deadline for submission of paper and panel proposals is 1 June 2017. Details on the conference can be found here: http://www.isanet.org/Conferences/San-Francisco-2018/Call.

Call for Papers for Junior Scholars: International Conference - Intelligence in the Knowledge Society

Call for Papers for Junior Scholars
International Conference - Intelligence in the Knowledge Society (IKS), 23rd edition
26-27 October 2017, Bucharest, Romania

Advantages for junior scholars attending the IKS 2017:
• No registration fee
• Free accommodation in Bucharest for the best contributions
• High quality papers to be selected for publication in the Romanian Intelligence Studies Review (RISR)

Call for Manuscripts: Intelligence, Security, and International Relations (Asia, Russia, FSU) - Lynne Rienner Publishers

Lynne Rienner Publishers is expanding its publishing program across the fields of security, intelligence, and international relations (esp. Asia, Russia, and the FSU). If you would like to submit a proposal or wish to discuss possible book ideas, please contact Marie-Claire Antoine at mantoine@rienner.com, Senior Acquisitions Editor for Political Science & International Relations, and Intelligence & Security Studies. We look forward to hearing from you!

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