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The conflict paradox : seven dilemmas at the core of disputes

Author: Bernard S Mayer
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, a Wiley Brand, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Find the roadmap to resolution at the heart of the conflictThe Conflict Paradox is a comprehensive guide to overcoming conflict to arrive at a satisfying resolution. Written by one of the founders of the professional conflict management field and co-published with the American Bar Association, this book outlines the seven major dilemmas that conflict resolution practitioners face every day. Readers will find expert  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mayer, Bernard S., 1946-
Conflict paradox.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [2015]
(DLC) 2014036026
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard S Mayer
ISBN: 9781118852910 1118852915
OCLC Number: 890310229
Description: xvii, 312 pages : illlustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. The Art of Conflict --
2. Competition and Cooperation --
3. Optimism and Realism --
4. Avoidance and Engagement --
5. Principle and Compromise --
6. Emotions and Logic --
7. Neutrality and Advocacy --
8. Community and Autonomy --
9. The Conflict Dialectic: Better Paradoxes, Better Conflict.
Responsibility: Bernard S. Mayer.
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Find the roadmap to the heart of the conflict The Conflict Paradox is a guide to taking conflict to a more productive place.  Read more...

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"In his new book, The Conflict Paradox: Seven Dilemmas at the Core of Disputes (2015, Jossey-Bass), Bernie Mayer explores the mystery of this complexity in the context of conflict engagement. It is Read more...

 
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