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Modest Realism in Conflict: Top Ten Conflict Tips

Modern political discourse in the US seems to have become detached from reality in so many ways in the current 2016 Presidential Election campaign and before. So I thought it a good time to post one of our Top Ten … Continue reading

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Thinkers on Conflict: Philip Kitcher’s ‘Science, Truth and Democracy’

Philip Kitcher: (1947-present)   In his marvelous book Science, Truth and Democracy Philip Kitchen effectively also nails Post Modernist skepticism in relation to science. His ideas are foundational to the ‘modest realism’ which can help profoundly in conflict work. He … Continue reading

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