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Other Key Sources of Intelligence

Paul Maddrell

in Spying on Science: Western Intelligence in Divided Germany 1945-1961

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199267507
eISBN:
9780191708404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267507.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses that the British and Americans increased the amount of intelligence they acquired on the Soviet Union by exchanging it. It adds that a collaboration with Germany offered more ... More


The Uses of the Intelligence Gathered

Paul Maddrell

in Spying on Science: Western Intelligence in Divided Germany 1945-1961

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199267507
eISBN:
9780191708404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267507.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the strategies employed by the West in using the information that they acquired. It discusses that fear of wire was instigated by the intelligence of a huge Soviet arms ... More


How Dogs Navigate to Catch Frisbees

Dennis M. Shaffer, Scott M. Krauchunas, Marianna Eddy, and Michael K. McBeath

in Heuristics: The Foundations of Adaptive Behavior

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199744282
eISBN:
9780199894727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744282.003.0033
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

Using micro-video cameras attached to the heads of two dogs, this chapter examines their optical behavior while catching Frisbees. The chapter's findings reveal that dogs use the same viewer-based ... More


Wetland Hydrology

C. Rhett Jackson

in Ecology of Freshwater and Estuarine Wetlands

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520247772
eISBN:
9780520932890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247772.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The commonly used phrase “wetland hydrology” should be considered shorthand for hydrology, as it relates to wetlands. Hillslope hydrology is a subbranch of hydrology devoted to describing and ... More


Accessing Asylum in Europe: Extraterritorial Border Controls and Refugee Rights under EU Law

Violeta Moreno-Lax

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198701002
eISBN:
9780191770517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198701002.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This monograph examines the interface between extraterritorial border surveillance, migration management, and asylum seeking under EU law. The final goal is to determine the compatibility of ... More


“The Flag That Sets Us Free”: Antislavery, Africans, and the Royal Navy in the Western Indian Ocean

Lindsay Goulton

in Indian Ocean Slavery in the Age of Abolition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780300163872
eISBN:
9780300166460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300163872.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Chapter 6 argues that, even though the British authored many self-congratulatory accounts of their efforts to free slaves, recent scholarship shows that, for many slaves, freedom was an unachievable ... More


Rethinking the Black Atlantic: Trans-American Regimes of Violence, Epistemological Occlusions

Jana Evans Braziel

in Duvalier's Ghosts: Race, Diaspora, and U.S. Imperialism in Haitian Literatures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034577
eISBN:
9780813038247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034577.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The longest periods of migration out of Haiti took place during the Duvalier dictatorship from 1957–1971. These migrations were a great cause of concern for neighboring states because of the ... More


William Parkhurst

Peter Redford (ed.)

in The Burley Manuscript

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526104489
eISBN:
9781526121127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526104489.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Gives a biography, the first to appear in print, of the manuscripts compiler, who was born in 1581, and had an early association with the Earl of Essex, probably accompanying him on the ill-fated ... More


Interception

Peter Redford (ed.)

in The Burley Manuscript

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526104489
eISBN:
9781526121127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526104489.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Most of the Wotton-Donne correspondence seems to come from 1598-1601, when both were employed as secretaries, Wotton to the Earl of Essex and Donne to Sir Thomas Egerton, Lord Keeper. It is curious ... More


Interconnections

Nick Wilding

in Galileo's Idol: Gianfrancesco Sagredo and the Politics of Knowledge

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226166971
eISBN:
9780226167022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226167022.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

From 1608 to 1611, Sagredo was Venetian Consul in Aleppo, Syria. While he claimed in a letter to Galileo that he found it impossible to do any natural philosophy there, he did, in fact, take ... More


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