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Secret Police


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Secret Police

The Master and Margarita: The Devil's Secret Police File

Secret Police Shots at Filmmaking: The Gulag and Cinema

Literary Theory and the Secret Police: Writing and Estranging the Self

Liddell in Wonderland: MI5 and the Prussian Secret Police

Police Innovations, ‘Secret Squirrels’ and Accountability: Empirically Studying Intelligence-led Policing in Canada

Book Review: Stasi: The Untold Story of the East German Secret Police

Stasi. The Untold Story of the East German Secret Police John O. Koehler

The Limits of Secret Police Power: The Magdeburger Stasi, 1953–1989

Russian Hide‐and‐Seek: The Tsarist Secret Police in St Petersburg, 1906–1914

Book Review: Stasi: The Untold Story of the East German Secret Police

Fredric S. Zuckerman. The Tsarist Secret Police Abroad: Policing Europe in a Modernising World. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2003. Pp. xix, 277. $75.00

Reg Whitaker, Gregory S. Kealey, and Andrew Parnaby. Secret Service: Political Policing in Canada from the Fenians to Fortress America.

Invisible Men. The Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester, and Birmingham, 1900-1939. By Joanne Klein (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2010. 256 pp. $34.95)

Iain Lauchlan. Russian Hide-and-Seek: The Tsarist Secret Police in St. Petersburg, 1906–1914. (Studia Historica, number 67.) Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura. 2002. Pp. 405

Fredric S. Zuckerman. The Tsarist Secret Police in Russian Society, 1880–1917. New York: New York University Press. 1996. Pp. xvii, 345. $50.00

Political Epistemics: The Secret Police, the Opposition, and the End of East German Socialism By Andreas Glaeser The University of Chicago Press. 2011. 640 pages. $35 paper

 
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“Secret Police” (often “political police”) typically refers to a police force aimed against internal political enemies, especially but not exclusively revolutionary groups, deemed dangerous to the ruling state regime. Often ...


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