The Torment of Secrecy

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The Torment of Secrecy

By Edward A. Shils
Free Press, 1956
238 pp. $3.50

An essay, by the Professor of Social Sciences in the Committee on Social Thought of the University of Chicago, on the background and consequences of American security policies over the last decade, a decade, as the author sees it, "of degrading agitation and numerous unnecessary and unworthy actions."

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