Tradierte Spionage: Agentenkinder und Agenteneltern

Bidragets oversatte titel: Traditional Espionage: : Agent Children and Agent Parents

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Did agents pass on their own spying activities to the children? Were agents supposed to have offspring for the purpose of intelligence work, to this way be supplied with well-trained intelligence sources? Can we identify factors with the children of agents suggesting that there were attempts to hire them? The here presented article pursues these questions by five steps and comes to the conclusion: children of agents who later became agents themselves are an exception. In most cases agent-parents did not want to expose their children to the thus connected risks. In case of those agents who passed on their spying activities to family members there were mostly certain factors working in favour of such behaviour.
Bidragets oversatte titelTraditional Espionage: : Agent Children and Agent Parents
OriginalsprogTysk
TidsskriftTotalitarismus und Demokratie
Vol/bind13
Udgave nummer2
Sider (fra-til)173-188
ISSN1612-9008
StatusUdgivet - 2016

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  • Government & Law

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