This article describes the illogic that seems to underlie support for fielding ballistic missile defenses against ballistic missiles that carry nuclear warheads and that target the United States.
"Reification of the Is: Logical Fallacies and Ballistic Missile Defense,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 6
, Article 2.
Available at: http://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol6/iss12/2