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Wise, David 1930-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 444 publications in 5 languages and 17,784 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by David Wise
The invisible government by David Wise( Book )

48 editions published between 1956 and 1974 in English and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of lying: Government deception, secrecy, and power by David Wise( Book )

16 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy under pressure; an introduction to the American political system by Milton C Cummings( Book )

83 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook coincides with the 2000 Presidential election. It includes information on the fundamentals of governmental institutions. Using the theme that democracy is always under pressure, the authors examine all aspects of the political process
The American police state : the government against the people by David Wise( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed America by David Wise( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spy tells, for the first time, the full, authoritative story of how FBI agent Robert Hanssen, code name Grayday, spied for Russia for twenty-two years in what has been called the "worst intelligence disaster in U.S. history"--And how he was finally caught in an incredible gambit by U.S. intelligence." "David Wise, the nation's leading espionage writer, has called on his unique knowledge and unrivaled intelligence sources to write the definitive, inside story of how Robert Hanssen betrayed his country, and why." "Spy at last reveals the mind and motives of a man who was a walking paradox: FBI counterspy, KGB mole, devout Catholic, obsessed pornographer who secretly televised himself and his wife having sex so that his best friend could watch, defender of family values, fantasy James Bond who took a stripper to Hong Kong and carried a machine gun in his car trunk."--Jacket
The spy who got away : the inside story of Edward Lee Howard, the CIA agent who betrayed his country's secrets and escaped to Moscow by David Wise( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The C.I.A. defector who sold the agency's most sensitive information to the KGB, disappeared, then surfaced a year later in Moscow
The espionage establishment by David Wise( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saturday Review: "The definitive book on the espionage establishments of the superpowers!"
Cassidy's run : the secret spy war over nerve gas by David Wise( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses previously classified documents to chronicle the events surrounding an espionage operation mounted by the American government against the Soviet Union that ran for twenty-three years
The U-2 affair by David Wise( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the background and international ramifications of the 1960 U-2 fiasco
Tiger trap : America's secret spy war with China by David Wise( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Chinese espionage in America draws on interviews with key FBI and CIA insiders, focusing on two key cases--double agent Katrina Leung and the scientist known as Tiger Trap, who was suspected of stealing nuclear weapons secrets
Nightmover : how Aldrich Ames sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 million by David Wise( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only David Wise, America's most acclaimed espionage authority, could take the reader this deep inside the CIA and the FBI. Only Wise could show how Aldrich Ames got away with high treason for so long and how the CIA's worst nightmare was allowed to come true
Molehunt : the secret search for traitors that shattered the CIA by David Wise( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the CIA's secret search for Soviet spies in its own ranks
Spectrum by David Wise( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children's game by David Wise( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As America's population ages, economic research related to the elderly becomes increasingly important to public policy. Frontiers in the Economics in Aging directs attention to four topics: the role of retirement accounts, such as IRAs and 401(k)s in personal saving; the economics of health care; new advances in research methodology; and aging in relation to inequality. Some of the issues analyzed within these topics are the implications of rising personal retirement saving in recent years, how health and health insurance affect labor supply, and the effects of pensions on the distribution of
Advances in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents innovative research on issues of importance to the well-being of older persons: labor market behavior, health care, housing and living arrangements, and saving and wealth. Specific topics include the effect of labor market rigidities on the employment of older workers; the effect on retirement of the availability of continuation coverage benefits; and the influence of the prospective payment system (PPS) on rising Medicare costs. Also considered are the effects of health and wealth on living arrangement decisions; the incentive effects of employer-provided pension plans; t
Studies in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters cover population aging and government spending, life expectancy and health, saving for retirement and the role of 401(k) plans, demographic transition and housing values, aging in Germany and Taiwan, and the utilization of nursing homes and other long-term care. Economists, policymakers, and professionals in gerontology will find this book a useful reference for understanding the demographic and economic trends that affect the elderly
Issues in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This companion volume to The Economics of Aging (1989) examines the economic consequences of an increasingly older population, focusing on the housing and living arrangements of the elderly, as well as their labor force participation and retirement
Topics in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original essays and commentary in this volumethe third in a series reporting the results of the NBER Economics of Aging Programaddress issues that are of particular importance to the well-being of individuals as they age and to a society at large that is composed increasingly of older persons. The contributors examine social security reform, including an analysis of the Japanese system; present the startling finding that the vast majority of people choose the wrong accumulation strategies for their pension plans; explore the continuing consequences of the decline in support of parents by
Inquiries in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over a decade, the National Bureau of Economic Research has sponsored the Economics of Aging Program, under the direction of David A. Wise. The program addresses issues that affect the well-being of individuals as they age and a society that is composed increasingly of older people. Within the next twenty years, an unprecedented proportion of Americans will be over sixty-five. New research in the economics of aging is an essential element of understanding what the future holds for this aging population. Inquiries in the Economics of Aging presents both empirical papers that consider questi
 
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Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed America
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Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed AmericaCassidy's run : the secret spy war over nerve gasTiger trap : America's secret spy war with ChinaNightmover : how Aldrich Ames sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 millionAdvances in the economics of agingIssues in the economics of agingTopics in the economics of aging
Alternative Names
David Wise Amerikaans journalist (1930-)

David Wise écrivain américain

Uaĭz, D.

Uaĭz, D., 1930-

Uajz, D.

Wise, D. (David)

Wise, D. (David), 1930-

Ντέιβιντ Γουάιζ

ديفيد وايز، 1930-

ワイズ, D

ワイズ, D. B

ワイズ, デビッド

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