The Typical Conflict Resolution Ways of a Bruneian

Conflict Resolution & Negotiation Journal, Vol. 2008 Issue 1, p. 106-121

16 Pages Posted: 27 Sep 2012

See all articles by K C P Low

K C P Low

Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering/ Kazakh American University (International Educational Corporation); University of the South Pacific; University of South Australia

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Date Written: March 22, 2008

Abstract

The typical conflict resolution ways of the Bruneians: One of the key conclusions of the research is that in Brunei, with a small population of less than 400 thousand people, everyone knows everyone, and conflict is perceived as a sensitive issue that is best avoided. To gain better cultural insights of the commonly practiced conflict resolution ways, proverbs as expressed by the interviewees were also highlighted.

Keywords: compromising, cooperating, muzakarrah, third parties, MIB, Brunei

Suggested Citation

Low, Kim Cheng Patrick, The Typical Conflict Resolution Ways of a Bruneian (March 22, 2008). Conflict Resolution & Negotiation Journal, Vol. 2008 Issue 1, p. 106-121, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2153229

Kim Cheng Patrick Low (Contact Author)

Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering/ Kazakh American University (International Educational Corporation) ( email )

28, Ryskulbekov street
Almaty
Kazakhstan

University of the South Pacific ( email )

Laucala Campus
Suva
Fiji

University of South Australia

37-44 North Terrace, City West Campus
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Australia

Do you have a job opening that you would like to promote on SSRN?

Paper statistics

Downloads
86
Abstract Views
643
rank
354,073
PlumX Metrics