This article describes examples of political rhetoric on anti-ballistic missile defense systems from the two main presidential candidates in the United States. These examples may be undone by their consequential implications for military and politico-military deterrence and the development and proliferation of nuclear weapons even as they may garner success as campaign attack vehicles.
"Anti-Ballistic Missile Defense Systems and Rhetorical Madness,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 8
, Article 1.
Available at: https://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol8/iss19/1