7.4 Problems with International Use of Force

7.4.1      The Utility of Military Force

7.4.1.1   The Utility of Different Types of Weapon
7.4.1.2   ‘Asymmetric Warfare’
7.4.1.3   War Amongst the People
7.4.1.4   The Problems of Occupying Another Country

7.4.2      Military Deterrence and Threats

7.4.3      Force as a Source of Propaganda

7.4.4      UN Shortfalls

7.4.5      The Instability of an Imposed Solution

7.4.6      Defence Spending and Arms Sales

7.4.6.1   Deciding How Much to Spend on Defence
7.4.6.2   Using Defence Forces to Prop Up a Government
7.4.6.3   The Economic Benefits of Defence Manufacturing
7.4.6.4   The Impact of Arms Sales to Other Countries
7.4.6.5   Subcontracting Military Action

7.4.7      The Security Impact of International Coercion

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