Art and Meaning: ARTiculation© as a Modality in Processing Forgiveness and Peace Consciousness

  • Hagitte Gal-Ed
Part of the Peace Psychology Book Series book series (PPBS)


Although theoretical and empirical works in peace psychology and forgiveness proliferate, a serious examination of art in the context of processing peace meaning and forgiveness has not been as evident. Critical information, such as art’s co-evolution with human consciousness, its psychological function as a meaning system that is unique in centering on processes of realization and change essential to accomplishing peace, and its potential role in forming a consciousness of peace and in processing forgiveness and healing, has largely been ignored. But the potential contribution of art to peace is great.


Artist Statement Mutual Change ARTiculation Modality Meaning System Contemporary Artist 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hagitte Gal-Ed
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  1. 1.Department of Peace EducationTeachers College, Columbia UniversityColumbiaUSA

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