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Table of Contents Contents Acknowledgments Foreword by Steven Aftergood Introduction by Susan L. Maret Chapter 1: Perspectives on Secrecy Introduction Lisa Blank [[Note to file prep: put all TCCs above the TCAus throughout TOC, follow this first example]] Letter to Edward Carrington (1787) Thomas Jefferson The Sociology of Secret and of Secret Societies (1906) Georg Simmel Bureaucracy: Characteristics The Power Position of Bureaucracy (1920) Max Weber Publicity, Privacy and Secrecy: their Equilibrium and its Disruption (1956) Edward Shils Two Schools for Secrecy: Defining Secrecy from theWorks of Max Weber, Georg Simmel, Edward Shils, and Sissela Bok (2008) Lisa Blank Administrative Secrecy: A Congressional Dilemma (1960) Francis E. Rourke Nature and Function of Secrecy and Propaganda (1972) Carl J. Friedrich Overview (1997) Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy Chapter 2: A Short History of Government Secrecy Introduction Susan L. Maret The Framing of the Constitution (1981) Daniel N. Hoffman Building Our Own 'Iron Curtain': The Emergence of Secrecy in American Government (2005) Timothy L. Ericson The Experience of the First World War (1997) Loyalty The Encounter with Communism The Experience of the Second World War The Experience of The Bomb The Cold War Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy Ending the Cold War at Home (1990-91) Martin Halperin and Jeanne M. Woods Government Secrecy: Policy Depths and Dimensions (2003) Harold Relyea The Problem of Secrecy and the Solution of the JFK Act (1998) Assassination Records Review Board Presidential Papers in Crisis Some Thoughts on Lies, Secrets, and Silence (1996) Blanche Wiesen Cook Secrecy, Archives and the Public Interest (1977) Howard Zinn Chapter 3: Secrecy as Regulation Introduction Susan L. Maret Secrecy as Regulation (1997) Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy Secrecy and Knowledge Production (1999) Steven Aftergood Secret Sessions of Congress: A Brief Historical Overview (2007) Mildred Amer The Dysfunctions of Military Secrecy (1963) Lewis Coser The Early Years of the Freedom of Information Act 1955-1974 Sam Archibald Science and the National Security State (1993) Herbert N. Foerstel The H-bomb Secret: To Know is to Ask Why (1979) Howard Morland Secrecy and International Relations (1995) David N. Gibbs In Camera Review of Classified Environmental Impact Statements: A Threatened Opportunity? (1996) William R. Mendelsohn Chapter 4: Organizational Aspects of Secrecy Introduction Susan L. Maret Secrecy in American Bureaucracy (1957) Francis E. Rourke The CIA and Secrecy (1998) James X. Dempsey Dissent and the State: Unleashing the FBI, 1917-1985 (1990) Athan G. Theoharis Congressional Oversight of NSA: A Brief Review (2001) Richard A. Best, Jr The Securocrats' Revenge (1999) Steven Aftergood and Tom Blanton Structural Secrecy (1997) Diane Vaughan Chapter 5: Necessary Secrets: Alternative Views On The Need for Secrets and Secr Keeping Introduction Jan Goldman Intelligence Secrecy and Security in a Free Society (1976) William E. Colby Rethinking Classification: Better Protection and Greater Openness (1997) Commission on Protecting and Reducing Government Secrecy Sharing Secrets With Lawmakers: Congress as a User of Intelligence (1998) L. Britt Snider Secret Intelligence, Covert Action, and Clandestine Diplomacy (2004) Len Scott Openness and the CIA (2000) Warren F. Kimball Democratic Secrecy (1999) Dennis F. Thompson Civil Liberties vs. Intelligence Collection: the Secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Court Speaks in Public Lee S. Strickland Chapter 6: The Uncertain Future of Information: Secrecy Post-911 Introduction Susan L. Maret National Security and Open Government in the United States: Beyond the Balancing Test (2003) Thomas Blanton Attempts to Obtain Administration Memorandums (2004) Senator Patrick Leahy State Secrets and Executive Power (2005) William G. Weaver and Robert M. Pallitto Federal Secrecy Policy After September 11 and the Future of the Information Society (2006) Peter Shane Secrecy as Mystification of Power: Meaning and Ethics in the Security State (2006) Paul Gowder Executive Summary, Secrecy Report Card (2007) OpentheGovernment.org. On Liberty, the Right to Know, and Public Discourse: The Role of Transparency in Public Life (1999) Joseph Stiglitz Appendix A: Major Reviews of the Secrecy System Appendix B: Laws that Restrict Public Access to Federal Records Sources Glossary Further Reading About the Contributors Index [[new recto, acknowledgements??
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Official secrets -- United States.
Government information -- United States.