Idea Spread: Toward a Research Program in Socio-Cultural Modeling and Cultural Engineering for Security, Defense, and Intelligence

October, 2008
IDA document: D-3601
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Division: Intelligence Analyses Division , Global Dynamics and Intelligence Division
Arthur Fries, William Frawley See more authors
This document describes key factors in a dynamic model of idea spread as a matter of intelligence, security, and defense and to outline ways these factors form the basis of a longer-term, robust research program in the area.