Theory and Research in Conflict Management

Synopsis

The twelve essays collected here offer a wide-ranging look at the latest theory and research in conflict management. Organized around six broad topical areas, the volume explores organizational conflict, communication and conflict, negotiation and bargaining, mediation and arbitration, conflict in the public sector, and international conflict. Interdisciplinary in scope, the essays are designed to help human resource professionals, industrial psychologists and managers learn to manage conflict by identifying ways to maximize its positive effects while minimizing its negative and potentially disruptive influences.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • M. Afzalur Rahim
  • Dean Tjosvold
  • Deanna F. Womack
  • Nancy A. Burrell
  • James B. Dworkin
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1990