Lawlessness and Reform

Lawlessness and Reform : Federal Bureau of Investigation in Transition

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This book should be of interest to undergraduate courses in American politics.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 162.56 x 231.14 x 12.7mm | 226.8g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • BROOKS/COLE
  • CA, United States
  • English
  • 0534128823
  • 9780534128821

Table of contents

An overview. Part One: The Hoover FBI. The making of the Hoover FBI. Coming of age in an intelligence agency. The rise and fall of FBI lawlessness. Part Two: Scandal and reform. The road to scandal. The scandal and its aftermath. Part Three: The new FBI. White-collar crime and the new FBI. Organized crime enforcement in the old and new FBI. The new FBI, terrorism, and the Reagan administration. The high-tech proactive FBI. Part Four: Assessment of reform. The new FBI appraised. References. Index.show more