Intelligence Arabic (Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies) (Paperback)

Intelligence Arabic (Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies) By Julie C. Manning, Elisabeth Kendall Cover Image

Intelligence Arabic (Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies) (Paperback)


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What is the Arabic term for 'double agent'? How would you say 'plausible deniability'? Can you recognise the phrase 'false-flag recruitment'? Or 'canary trap'?

This short, accessible vocabulary gives you ready-made lists of over 1,000 key terms in intelligence Arabic for translating both from and into Arabic and includes brief definitions. It is divided into seven key areas:

- General
- Analysis
- Human Intelligence
- Operations
- Counterintelligence
- Signals Intelligence
- Acronyms

Julie Manning is a Middle Eastern security subject matter expert and Arabic linguist. She spent five years in Yemen, Egypt and Afghanistan working in the private sector. She holds an M.A. in Security Studies with a concentration in terrorism and sub-state violence from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service and PMP certification. Elisabeth Kendall is Senior Research Fellow in Arabic and Islamic Studies at Pembroke College, Oxford University. Previously, she held positions at the Universities of Edinburgh and Harvard, as well as serving as Director of a UK government sponsored Center focused on building Arabic-based research expertise. Her current research examines how militant jihad groups exploit traditional local Arab cultures. She has lectured at government and academic institutions all around the world.
Product Details ISBN: 9781474401463
ISBN-10: 1474401465
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication Date: April 20th, 2017
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies