Rethinking intractable conflict: the perspective of dynamical systems.

  title={Rethinking intractable conflict: the perspective of dynamical systems.},
  author={Robin R. Vallacher and Peter T. Coleman and Andrzej Nowak and Lan Bui-Wrzosinska},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  volume={65 4},
Intractable conflicts are demoralizing. Beyond destabilizing the families, communities, or international regions in which they occur, they tend to perpetuate the very conditions of misery and hate that contributed to them in the first place. Although the common factors and processes associated with intractable conflicts have been identified through research, they represent an embarrassment of riches for theory construction. Thus, the current task in this area is integrating these diverse… Expand
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