Intelligence Today and Tomorrow

Why Spy?
The Psychology of Espionage

Dr. Ursula M. Wilder

This article originally appeared in a classified edition of Studies in Intelligence in 2003. A severely redacted version of the article was released as part of a FOIA request in 2014. This version of the 2003 article was rewritten using only unclassified material.

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Posted: Aug 22, 2017 05:51 PM
Last Updated: Aug 22, 2017 06:03 PM