7.4 Problems with International Use of Force

7.4.1      The Utility of Military Force   The Utility of Different Types of Weapon   ‘Asymmetric Warfare’   War Amongst the People   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   Deciding How Much to Spend on Defence   Using Defence Forces to Prop Up a Government   The Economic Benefits of Defence Manufacturing   The Impact of Arms Sales to Other Countries   Subcontracting Military Action

7.4.7      The Security Impact of International Coercion