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American Hunger, released posthumously in 1977, used to be initially meant because the moment quantity of Black Boy.

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Reflecting the scientific rigor that helped to create this distinctive doctrine, the CIA’s psychological paradigm has also proven surprisingly supple, with each sustained application producing innovation. Such innovation is not accidental but is the result of scientific research and systematic application at each key stage in this doctrine’s evolution over the past sixty years. S. intelligence community consulted cognitive scientists, usually psychologists, and frequently combined interrogation with close observation to refine techniques.

Its use constitutes a serious impropriety and violates policy. ” In a concluding section, the CIA instructor had originally told his Honduran students: “As I said at the beginning . . , the purpose of all coercive techniques is to induce regression. . There are a few non-coercive techniques which can be used to produce regression . . : A. Persistent manipulation of time. B. Retarding and advancing clocks. C. Serving meals at odd times. D. Disrupting sleep schedules. E. ” But now a penciled insert warned: “It is illegal and against policy to use them to produce regression.

In the midst of this crisis, the agency also made changes to its Human Resources manual, some cosmetic and some quite substantial. Indeed, the sum of these revisions makes it clear that the CIA had concluded that these psychological techniques, which would be revived after 9/11, were torture. ”).  Yet, CIA headquarters also made a number of substantive changes to this manual, stating, explicitly and repeatedly, that many of the agency’s standard psychological methods constituted “torture,” while others could easily lead to abuse—and banning both types for that reason.

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