Ronald J. Fisher: A North American Pioneer in Interactive Conflict Resolution

  • Ronald J. Fisher

Part of the Pioneers in Arts, Humanities, Science, Engineering, Practice book series (PAHSEP, volume 14)

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About this book


This edited volume presents selected papers focusing on Ronald Fisher’s cumulative contributions to understanding destructive intergroup conflicts from a social-psychological perspective, and to the development and assessment of small group, interactive methods for resolving them. Highlights include schematic models of third party consultations, intergroup conflicts, and a contingency approach to third party intervention. Overall, the selected texts offer a comprehensive description and clear rationale for interactive conflict resolution and its unique contributions to peacemaking.


Conflict Analysis Interactive Conflict Resolution Intergroup Conflict Third Party Intervention Conflict Resolution

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  • Ronald J. Fisher
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  1. 1.International Peace and Conflict Resolution, School of International ServiceAmerican UniversityWashingtonUSA

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