Intelligence Studies

Volume 59, No. 3

September 2015

Unclassified Extracts from Studies in Intelligence


Keeping Watch on the World

*Rethinking the Concept of Global Coverage in the US Intelligence Community 

John A. Kringen

Security Community Integration in Australia

*Cooperation and Integration among Australia’s National Security Community

Aaron Phillip Waddell

From the Studies in Intelligence Archive

*Covering Coups in Saigon in the Early 1960s

George W. Allen

Intelligence in Public Media

Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable, and What We Can Do About It 

Reviewed by Jay R. Watkins

Searching for Scientific Womanpower: Technocratic Feminism and the Politics of National Security, 1940-1980 

Reviewed by R. J. A., PhD

The Strategist: Brent Scowcroft and the Call of National Security 

Reviewed by Thomas G. Coffey

The Roar of the Lion: The Untold Story of Churchill’s World War II Speeches 

Reviewed by R.J.A., PhD

Colonel House: A Biography of Woodrow Wilson’s Silent Partner 

Reviewed by Mark Benbow

Intelligence Officer’s Bookshelf 

Compiled and reviewed by Hayden Peake


R.J.A is an independent scholar. He holds a PhD in German from University of California in Berkeley and has a BA in physics from Princeton.

Dr. Mark Benbow is an assistant professor in the Department of History and Politics at Marymount University. He is the author of Leading Them to the Promised Land: Woodrow Wilson, Covenant Theology and the Mexican Revolution: 1913-1915.

Thomas G. Coffey is a former analyst and manager in the CIA’s Directorate of Intelligence.

John A. Kringen is an Adjunct Staff Member at the Institute for Defense Analysis (IDA). Before joining IDA in 2012, he served with the Central Intelligence Agency for thirty-three years and was Director of Intelligence during 2005-2008.

Hayden Peake has served in the CIA’s Directorates of Operations and Science and Technology. He has been compiling and writing reviews for the “Intelligence Officer’s Bookshelf” since December 2002.

Aaron Waddell is a long-serving Australian soldier with a Master of National Security Policy from the Australian National University. He is currently undertaking a Master of Philosophy focusing on security and the South China Sea at the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy.

Jay R. Watkins serves in CIA’s Directorate of Science and Technology. He is also a member of the Editorial Board of Studies in Intelligence.