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Central Intelligence Agency, U.S.

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is the bureau of the U.S. government charged with providing national security intelligence to other federal agencies and the military. Created in 1947 to succeed the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), the CIA was responsible for ...

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