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.
|Roy Lewicki considers whether facilitators should pursue resolution when the situation is not "ripe."|
|William Zartman discusses his theory of "ripeness."|
|According to Chester Crocker, there are various points of convergence among Track I and Track II diplomacy. Both of these processes do things to "ripen" the conflict, he observes, before negotiation can begin.|