The Terrible Allure of Nuclear Weapons
Loo, Bernard Fook Weng
Date of Issue2009
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
If Myanmar intends to acquire nuclear weapons, as reports suggest, this reflects a widely-held and terrible attraction that nuclear weapons maintain over military planners. This fascination stems from a misunderstanding about what nuclear weapons can do for a country’s national security.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 087-09
Nanyang Technological University