The second part of the Frontiers Seminar series explains a new, complexity-oriented strategy for better addressing tough conflict challenges such as those
posed by the left/right divide and the rise of Authoritarian Populism.
|Frank Blechman talks about the methods he used to facilitate a negotiation among technicians.|
|Larry Susskind talks about conflict assessment, option identification, and the importance of BATNAs.|
|Herb Kelman talks about the role of brainstorming in problem solving workshops.|
|Stephen Thom describes how he persuades the parties to mediate as he does his situation assessment.|
|Silke Hansen suggests a useful extension of the common "girls with the orange" metaphor for interest-based bargaining.|
|Former Community Relations Service Mediator Nancy Ferrell describes how she dealt with potentially violent situations.|