Resolving Identity-Based Conflict In Nations, Organizations, and Communities

Jossey-Bass - Kevin clements, director, institute for conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University Presenting a brilliant new approach to conflict resolution that will intrigue and inform practitioners and scholars alike. Provides a fascinating theoretical introduction to the phenomena, detailed case study experiences, and a final training guide for practitioners.

. A landmark work. Used book in Good Condition. His vehicle is his aria model, resonance, invention, and Action, and here he traces the ARIA process through Antagonism, demonstrating step-by-step how it can be applied in a variety of environments. Writing from his remarkable range of academic and real-world experiences--including his historic work in bringing Israel and the PLO to the negotiation table--Rothman shows how identity-based conflict can be managed so that both parties reach a higher ground than either could have found on its own.

Resolving Identity-Based Conflict In Nations, Organizations, and Communities - Unleash conflict's creative Potential Absolutely essential reading for anyone interested in identity conflicts and how to overcome them. Complete with field-tested assessment instruments and action plans, Resolving Identity-Based Conflict is a seamless union of theory and practice anyone seeking to turn the passion of conflict into the fuel of creativity can use.





Preparing For Peace: Conflict Transformation Across Cultures Syracuse Studies on Peace and Conflict Resolution

Syracuse University Press - Lederach uses anecdotes and pertinent experiences to demonstrate his resolution techniques. The book will appeal to those involved in resolution activities through development, relief, and nongovernmental agencies. Drawing on his experience, Lederach explains the process and key variables used in teaching conflict resolution.

Since the early 1950s, john Paul Lederach has traveled worldwide as a mediation trainer and conflict resolution consultant. He has worked with governments, Somalia, justice departments, the Philippines, Cambodia, and youth programs in Latin America, and Africa.





Critical Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies: Theory, Practice, and Pedagogy

Lexington Books - The book has a wide audience targeting students at the undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate levels. Yet, a number of key concerns and dilemmas continue to challenge the field. Critical issues in peace and conflict studies: theory, providing a means by which academics, is a collection of essays that explores a number of these issues, Practice, students, and Pedagogy, and Sean Byrne, edited by Thomas Matyók, Jessica Senehi, and practitioners can develop various methods to confront the complexity of contemporary conflicts.

Critical issues in peace and conflict studies discusses the emerging field of PCS, and suggests a framework for the future development of the field and the education of its practitioners and academics. Used book in Good Condition. Peace and conflict studies pcs includes scholars and practitioners throughout the world working in peace studies, conflict management, conflict analysis and resolution, appropriate dispute resolution, and peace and justice studies.

Critical Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies: Theory, Practice, and Pedagogy - It also extends to those working in and leading community conflict resolution efforts as well as humanitarian aid workers. They come to the pcs field with a diversity of ideas, and topic areas, which speaks to the complexity, approaches, disciplinary roots, breadth, and depth needed to apply and take account of conflict dynamics and the goal of peace.





Design as Politics

Berg Publishers - The book does no less than position Design as a vital form of political action. Rather than reverting to failed political ideologies, the book proposes a post-democratic politics. Current 'solutions' to unsustainability are analysed as utterly insufficient for dealing with the problems but, further than this, the book questions the very ability of democracy to deliver a sustainable future.

Design as politics confronts the inadequacy of contemporary politics to deal with unsustainability. Used book in Good Condition. Design as politics argues that finding solutions to this problem, of which climate change is only one part, demands original and radical thinking. In this, not as it is but as it could be if transformed into a powerful agent of change, Design occupies a major role, a force to create and extend freedom.

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Re-Centering Culture and Knowledge in Conflict Resolution Practice Syracuse Studies on Peace and Conflict Resolution

Syracuse University Press - Used book in Good Condition. Drawing on firsthand experience and sound research, the authors address such issues as culturally sensitive mediation practices, the diversity of perspectives in conflict resolution literature, and power dynamics. These relationships and approaches vary deeply depending on the individual, and background, society, proving that cultural perspective is fundamental to any dispute intervention.

Used book in Good Condition. The authors explore the role of culture, race, and oppression in resolving disputes. The first anthology of its kind, this book combines personal narratives with formal scholarship. By melding these varied approaches, the authors seek to inspire activism for social justice in today’s multicultural society.

Re-Centering Culture and Knowledge in Conflict Resolution Practice Syracuse Studies on Peace and Conflict Resolution - The field of conflict resolution centers on relationships and ways of approaching methods for problem solving. Re-centering culture and knowledge in Conflict Resolution Practice is a collection of original essays by scholars and practitioners of conflict resolution and others working in marginalized communities.

The volume offers a sampling of the cultural voices essential to effective practice yet not commonly heard in the discourse of conflict resolution. Used book in Good Condition.





Between Vengeance and Forgiveness: Facing History after Genocide and Mass Violence

Beacon Press - The rise of collective violence and genocide is the twentieth century's most terrible legacy. Beacon Press MA. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Writing with informed, east germany, and most notably south africa; war-crime prosecutions in Nuremberg and Bosnia; and reparations in America, searching prose of the extraordinary drama of the truth commissions in Argentina, Minow looks at the strategies and results of these riveting national experiments in justice and healing.

Martha minow, a harvard law professor and one of our most brilliant and humane legal minds, offers a landmark book on our attempts to heal after such large-scale tragedy. Used book in Good Condition.





Narrative Mediation : A New Approach to Conflict Resolution

Jossey-Bass - The authors map out the theoretical foundations of this new approach to conflict resolution and show how to apply specific techniques for the practical application of narrative mediation to a wide-variety of conflict situations. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. The narrative mediation approach encourages the conflicting parties to tell their personal "story" of the conflict and reach resolution through a profound understanding of the context of their individual stories.

In this groundbreaking book, john winslade and Gerald Monk -- leaders in the narrative therapy movement-introduce an innovative conflict resolution paradigm that is a revolutionary departure from the traditional problem-solving, interest-based model of resolving disputes. Beacon Press MA. Used book in Good Condition.





Trauma: A Social Theory

Polity - Alexander develops an original social theory of trauma and uses it to carry out a series of empirical investigations into social suffering around the globe. Contemporary societies have often been described as more concerned with the past than the future, more with tragedy than progress. Used book in Good Condition.

Alexander argues that traumas are not merely psychological but collective experiences, and that trauma work plays a key role in defining the origins and outcomes of critical social conflicts. Alexander explores these processes in richly textured case studies of cultural-trauma origins and effects, from the universalism of the Holocaust to the particularism of the Israeli right, from postcolonial battles over the Partition of India and Pakistan to the invisibility of the Rape of Nanjing in Maoist China.

Trauma: A Social Theory - He outlines a model of trauma work that relates interests of carrier groups, competing narrative identifications of victim and perpetrator, the performative power of constructed events, utopian and dystopian proposals for trauma resolution, and the distribution of organizational resources. Used book in Good Condition.

Beacon Press MA. In a particularly controversial chapter, Alexander describes the idealizing discourse of globalization as a trauma-response to the Cold War. In trauma: a social Theory, Alexander explains why. In this book Jeffrey C.





A Human Being Died That Night: A South African Woman Confronts the Legacy of Apartheid

Mariner Books - Pumla gobodo-madikizela, reflects on her interviews with Eugene de Kock, a psychologist who grew up in a black South African township, the commanding officer of state-sanctioned death squads under apartheid. Gobodo-madikizela met with de kock in Pretoria's maximum-security prison, where he is serving a 212-year sentence for crimes against humanity.

Beacon Press MA. Used book in Good Condition. A human being died That Night recounts an extraordinary dialogue. Used book in Good Condition. In profoundly arresting scenes, Gobodo-Madikizela conveys her struggle with contradictory internal impulses to hold him accountable and to forgive. Ultimately, as she allows us to witness de Kock's extraordinary awakening of conscience, she illuminates the ways in which the encounter compelled her to redefine the value of remorse and the limits of forgiveness.

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Negotiating Across Cultures: International Communication in an Interdependent World

United States Institute of Peace - He concludes the book with ten specific recommendations for the intercultural negotiator. Used book in Good Condition. Newly added cases include the negotiations over NAFTA, the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, China's most-favored-nation status, and the Okinawa bases. All in all, about 40 percent of the text is new.

Cohen explores how cultural factors have affected U. S. Used book in Good Condition. Beacon Press MA. He demonstrates that there are two quite different models of negotiation: "low context, and "high context, " a predominantly verbal and explicit style typical of individualistic societies such as the United States, " a style associated with nonverbal and implicit communication more typical of traditionally interdependent societies.

Negotiating Across Cultures: International Communication in an Interdependent World - Dealings with japan, Egypt, India, China, and Mexico. For this substantially revised edition of his 1991 book, updated previous examples, and added numerous recent ones, Raymond Cohen has added two new chapters, especially concerning U. S. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Trade agreements.





The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness Newly Expanded Paperback Edition

Schocken - Used book in Good Condition. Faced with the choice between compassion and justice, silence and truth, Wiesenthal said nothing. But even years after the way had ended, he wondered: Had he done the right thing? What would you have done in his place?In this important book, fifty-three distinguished men and women respond to Wiesenthal's questions.

Schocken Books Inc. A holocaust survivor's surprising and thought-provoking study of forgiveness, compassion,  Primo Levi, and human responsibility, Harry Wu,  justice, featuring contributions from the Dalai Lama, Cynthia Ozick, and more. While imprisoned in a nazi concentration camp, Simon Wiesenthal was taken one day from his work detail to the bedside of a dying member of the SS.

The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness Newly Expanded Paperback Edition - They are theologians, cambodia, human rights activists, Holocaust survivors, psychiatrists, political leaders, writers, and victims of attempted genocides in Bosnia, jurists, China and Tibet. Their responses, as varied as their experiences of the world, remind us that Wiesenthal's questions are not limited to events of the past.

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