7 Ungoverned Power
People use ungoverned power, outside the framework of structured governance, to protect themselves or to gain an advantage.
7.1 An Overview of Ungoverned Power
circumstances in which structured governance is inadequate or can be overridden
a summary of how this chapter is structured, giving an overview of its contents
a classification of its different uses, by individuals and by the State
circumstances in which force is used against other countries, and ways of using it
practical reasons why it is often doesn’t lead to a stable solution and has adverse side-effects
The next chapter analyses the 2003 invasion of Iraq as an example of how the patterns of power methodology can be used in a complex situation.