Improv and peacebuilding.
Healing from Hate explores radical extremism through a gendered lens.
I Feel You Empathy is one of the “hot topics” many of us peacebuilders are focusing on today. It’s not [...]
How Contentious Politics can help us understand peacebuilding better.
The Politics of Consolation
Benjamin Madley American Genocide I would never have heard about—let alone read—Benjamin Madley’s American Genocide if I hadn’t been sitting [...]
Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms, New Power.
Tom Peters The Excellence Dividend I have been a Tom Peters fan since he published In Search of Excellence in [...]
Ken Sande Resolving Everyday Conflict Very few of my colleagues in the world of secular peacebuilding are aware of similar [...]
Daniel Coyle The Culture Code In my work in comparative politics, I emphasize political culture morethan most other textbooks authors. [...]
Yasha Mounk The People vs. Democracy Yascha Mounk burst onto the political science scene a couple of years ago when [...]
Amy Chua Political Tribes I thought about not reviewing Amy Chua’s Political Tribes now because a cancelled meeting means I will [...]
Steven Pinker Enllightenment Now Steven Pinker is one of the most influential public intellectuals of the early twenty-first century. [...]
Christopher Browning Ordinary Men I was fortunate to attend Oberlin College in the late 1960s where I learned a lot [...]
John Horgan The End of War I'm writing an introductory textbook in peace and conflict studies. As a result, [...]
Robin Chase Peers, Inc. I've read dozens of books in the entrepreneurship/technology/social change space in the last couple of [...]
Zygmunt Bauman Modernity and the Holocaust I first read Zygmunt Bauman’s Modernity and the Holocaust when it first came [...]
Dacher Keltner The Power Paradox Political scientists usually define power as A’s ability to get B to do something [...]
Ross Baird The Innovation Blind Spot My colleagues and I have been thinking about creating a peace business sector [...]
How Democracies Die Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt Like most political scientists and many citizens, I'm worried about the [...]