Readership: Police and security intelligence trainers and analysts, police counter-intelligence units, Special Branch officers, SOCA, senior police officers, force intelligence bureaux, academics and students on policing, security and intelligence courses, force libraries, the Security Services, the Home Office.
Julian Richards, Research Fellow, University of Buckingham
1: Definitions: what is intelligence, and intelligence analysis?
2: Intelligence Failure, and Success
3: From 3rd Reich to Al Qaeda: changing intelligence targets, evolving challenge
4: The Intelligence Environment: Political, cultural and ethical influences on intelligence analysis
5: Analytical Theory: The Art of Analysis
6: Analytical Theory: The Science of Analysis
7: Meeting the skills and training challenges
8: Conclusions: Art or Science?