Category: Community

Constructive Ambiguity In Neighbour – Neighbour Mediation author.

Constructive Ambiguity In Neighbour – Neighbour Mediation

The term ‘constructive ambiguity’ is often attributed to Henry Kissinger and is a negotiating tactic used to cover up areas...

By Brendan Donaghy
Mediators on a Mission author.

Mediators on a Mission

Reprinted from The Pennsylvania Lawyer, September/October 2008Louis Kushner has done an extensive amount of traveling. From China to Poland to...

By Anne Parys
Promoción de Derechos Sociales, Resolución Pacífica de Conflictos y el proceso de Resiliencia en Niños, Niñas y Adolescentes. Experiencias para compartir author.

Promoción de Derechos Sociales, Resolución Pacífica de Conflictos y el proceso de Resiliencia en Niños, Niñas y Adolescentes. Experiencias para compartir

Gracias a los editores de eMediacion por compartir este artículo. El artículo fue previamente publicado por: JORNADA EN EL CONGRESO DE...

By Franco Conforti
Consideraciones para hacer mediación comunitaria con latinos en los EE.UU author.

Consideraciones para hacer mediación comunitaria con latinos en los EE.UU

Aunque no soy Latina, mi  entendimiento de la  mediación con latinos se ha formado por ser yo una persona bilingüe...

By Sandy Bacharach
Winners of the Make Talk Work International Video Competition author.

Winners of the Make Talk Work International Video Competition

View the winning videos (funded by JAMS) on the City University of New York Dispute Resolution Consortium website here (they...

By Geoff Sharp
Guanajuato a la vanguardia en medios alternativos de resolución de conflictos author.

Guanajuato a la vanguardia en medios alternativos de resolución de conflictos

Este articulo fue previamente publicado por EL ACUERDO, la revista del Equipo IMCA?. Gracias a los editores del Equipo IMCA...

By Juan Carlos González Garcia
Negotiating Justice in Community Mediation author.

Negotiating Justice in Community Mediation

Nearly every condominium complex harbors an outlaw -- the man, woman, couple or family who refuse to follow the rules.  The young...

By Victoria Pynchon
Eye of the Storm Leadership – Chapter One author.

Eye of the Storm Leadership – Chapter One

Chapter One of Eye of the Storm Leadership: Guerilla Bridge Building.

By Peter Adler
La mediación para una comunidad participativa author.

La mediación para una comunidad participativa

Gracias a los editores de eMediacion por compartir este artículoIntroducción Los años dedicados a la práctica de la mediación en...

By Juan Carlos Vezzulla
Mediación entre víctima y ofensor author.

Mediación entre víctima y ofensor

Desde el nivel vecinal al jurídico, la mediación ha adquirido un auge enorme en los Estados Unidos y se ha...

By Josefina Rendon
A Stage Model of Social Movement Cooptation: Community Mediation in the United States author.

A Stage Model of Social Movement Cooptation: Community Mediation in the United States

A Stage Model of Social Movement Co-optation: Community Mediation in the United States," The Sociological Quarterly 46(3):405-435, 2005 “Phenomena intersect;...

By Patrick G Coy, Tim Hedeen
Lost In Translation: Legislature’s Revision Necessary To Restore Funds To Community Based Dispute Resolution Programs author.

Lost In Translation: Legislature’s Revision Necessary To Restore Funds To Community Based Dispute Resolution Programs

In 1986, the California legislature enacted a statute to fund a Dispute Resolution Program. In enacting this statute the Legislature...

By Elizabeth Moreno
A Perspective on the Growth and Evolution of the Field of Mediation author.

A Perspective on the Growth and Evolution of the Field of Mediation

As someone who was present at and an active participant in the beginning of the modern development of mediation in...

By Mark Kleiman
Our Culture of Conflict:  Snorts and Retorts of an Untamed Brat author.

Our Culture of Conflict: Snorts and Retorts of an Untamed Brat

“Organizations that display a strong commitment to their values make good use of this fractal creation process . . ....

By Robert Benjamin
Mediating the Aftermath of Terri Schiavo’s Death author.

Mediating the Aftermath of Terri Schiavo’s Death

See article by Robert Benjamin: Schindler v. Schiavo: The Real Negotiation for Your Soul Terri Schiavo’s death has dropped from...

By Douglas Noll
Tough Elder Decisions: The Mediation Option author.

Tough Elder Decisions: The Mediation Option

There is a new field developing in the mediation world – Elder Mediation. Why this new practice area? Because the...

By Blair Trippe, Rikk Larsen
Institutionalizing Community Mediation:  Can Dispute Resolution “of, by, and for the People” Long Endure? author.

Institutionalizing Community Mediation: Can Dispute Resolution “of, by, and for the People” Long Endure?

Originally published in the Penn State Law Review, Volume 108, Number 1, Summer 2003I. Introduction Fifteen years have passed since...

By Timothy Hedeen Hedeen
Peace Committees In Troubled Communities author.

Peace Committees In Troubled Communities

Peace committees have been described as a sort of community restorative justice project, which has been taking root in some...

By Martin Wright
The Promise of Restorative Justice: Peru’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Issues its Final Report author.

The Promise of Restorative Justice: Peru’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission Issues its Final Report

First published by ST. LOUIS LAWYER, October 1, 2003, at 11A.Many traditional cultures including native Hawaiians, the Maori people of...

By Paula Young
Italian businesses, mediation, could it be? The mediation bridge: An idea becoming reality author.

Italian businesses, mediation, could it be? The mediation bridge: An idea becoming reality

Introduction When a “bridge” exists between two countries, an exchange of knowledge, attitudes, and ideas can have positive impact for...

By Alessandra Sgubini
Sexual Harassment Claims: When Can Mediation Work? author.

Sexual Harassment Claims: When Can Mediation Work?

"Originally published in Vol. 43, Number 4, July-Aug.-Sept. 1997 issue of Business & Economic Review, Moore School of Business, University...

By Elizabeth Whittenbury
Diversity Resistance (Part III) author.

Diversity Resistance (Part III)

The underpinnings for Diversity Resistance are a part of our human development (see part II ). Unfortunately, many of these...

By Marvin E. Johnson
Congregational Conflict: Things To Do If The Phone Call Comes author.

Congregational Conflict: Things To Do If The Phone Call Comes

My Story When I first started teaching congregations and their ministry teams how to manage conflict according to the scriptures...

By Lester L. Adams
Where is the Give in Winner-Take-All? author.

Where is the Give in Winner-Take-All?

This article was inspired by an enlightening conversation about the interface between politics and mediation held on January 23, 2003...

By S. Elise Peeples
Peace and the Internet author.

Peace and the Internet

First published in Conciliation Quarterly, Fall 2002, Vol. 21, No. 4. Republished with permission.With the state of the world today,...

By John Helie
Mediation in Estate Planning: A Strategy for Everyone’s Benefit author.

Mediation in Estate Planning: A Strategy for Everyone’s Benefit

First published in the "Elder's Advisor, The Journal of Elder Law and Post-Retirement Planning."How much better would this world be...

By David Gage, John Gromala
The Loss of Civic Connectedness author.

The Loss of Civic Connectedness

An increasing number of people are expressing concern over the loss of civic connectedness in America. Voting, volunteerism, and participation...

By W. Steve Lee
New Community Section Editorial author.

New Community Section Editorial

Welcome back to the Community Section, where we are pleased to introduce two new resources for anyone involved or interested...

By Tim Hedeen
Conflict Resolution in Indian Country author.

Conflict Resolution in Indian Country

On June 1, 1995, Attorney General Janet Reno issued the Department of Justice "Policy on Indian Sovereignty and Government to...

By Managing Editor
Guidelines for Victim-Sensitive Victim-Offender Mediation: Restorative Justice Through Dialogue (2000) author.

Guidelines for Victim-Sensitive Victim-Offender Mediation: Restorative Justice Through Dialogue (2000)

The full text of the guidelines are available in pdf format. Executive Summary The process of allowing interested crime victims...

By Jean Greenwood, Mark S. Umbreit

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