Accession Number : ADA263836


Title :   Joint Intelligence in a Changing Defense Establishment: The Case of Counterintelligence


Descriptive Note : Study project


Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA


Personal Author(s) : Snediker, Ted R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a263836.pdf


Report Date : 22 Mar 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 67


Abstract : The reexamination of Defense intelligence roles, functions and organizational structures stimulated by the Goldwater-Nichols Act of 1986 and subsequent changes in the global and fiscal environments includes the counterintelligence (CI) discipline. A view held by many in the Defense intelligence community is that CI has not come to grips with these changes, and is out of step with the changes taking place elsewhere in the national and Defense intelligence communities. In fact, CI has been undergoing significant transformation since the 1970s. Each stage in that transformation has produced a greater sense of unity of purpose and commonality of objectives in the CI community. The Defense CI community is also actively adapting to these profound environmental changes that have taken place since 1986. Much remains to be done, however, in terms of defining the desired end state for jointness in Defense CI, and in mapping the most appropriate path to that end state. Defense CI faces a number of important strategic challenges in the years ahead.


Descriptors :   *INTELLIGENCE , *COUNTERINTELLIGENCE , FUNCTIONS , GLOBAL , ENVIRONMENTS , COMMUNITIES , STRUCTURES , PATHS , MAPPING , NUMBERS , TRANSFORMATIONS , COMMONALITY


Subject Categories : Military Intelligence


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE