Strengthening Constitutional Self-Government


David Tucker

Calendar of Events

Topic: "Espionage and Civil Liberties in the Information Age"

October 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Ashbrook Center at Ashland University

This event is free of charge.
For more information, contact Lisa Ormiston at (419) 289-5429 or


Espionage and Civil Liberties in the Information Age

David Tucker is a Senior Fellow and an Associate Director of the Master’s in American History and Government program.  Prior to working at the Ashbrook center, he taught for 15 years at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California and worked both in the Pentagon and overseas for the U.S. government.  Prior to his government service, Tucker was a William Rainey Harper Fellow at the University of Chicago.

David Tucker

David Tucker

Tucker earned his Ph. D in History at the Claremont Graduate School in 1981.  His publications include The End of Intelligence: Espionage and State Power in the Information Age (Stanford, 2014); Illuminating the Dark Arts of War: Terrorism, Sabotage, and Subversion in Homeland Security and the New Conflict (Continuum, 2012); and Enlightened Republicanism: A Study of Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia (Lexington Books, 2007), as well as other books and articles on military affairs and American history.