Daily Archives: December 17, 2011

Death of a Conflict Heavyweight: Christopher Hitchens 1949-2011

Christopher Hitchens, best appreciated by me as Henry Kissinger’s nemesis, died on, outlived by the dreadful Kissinger. A consummate arguer and controversialist. He will be missed, along with our other major loss this year Tony Judt. My old university fellow radical at UEA, … Continue reading

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Top Ten Recent Books that Throw Light on Conflict

Well I guess it is the time of year for book lists, though whether you want these as gifts…These are the books I have read this year that throw most light on conflict and on my particular focus these days: … Continue reading

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Time Management Conflict and Ritual: an 18 Minute Plan to Manage Your Day

How we use our time is another source of internal conflict, not to mention stress and conflict with others and with our desire to get our most important goals achieved. I love this time management disciplined approach by Peter Bregman … Continue reading

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American Psycho: Psychiatric Diagnosis as a Form of Oppression

Awesome post from our fellow blogger Creatingreciprocity a few weeks back: Thanks Trish! Look at the site and remember that the former Soviet Union was castigated for putting dissidents into mental hospitals: creatingreciprocity In his book, The Protest Psychosis, psychiatrist Jonathan … Continue reading

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