Making Peace with Your Enemy: Nelson Mandela and His Contributions to Conflict Resolution
35 Pages Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last revised: 8 Jul 2019
Date Written: 2015
This is a transcription of the tenth anniversary celebration of the Saltman Center for Conflict Resolution at the William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The event was held in honor of Nelson Mandela, and included a panel discussion about his contributions to the dispute resolution field.
Panelists included Dean Penelope Andrews of the University of Cape Town Faculty of Law, Prof. Carrie Menkel-Meadow of the U.C. Irvine School of Law, Prof. Robert Mnookin of Harvard Law School, and Judge Richard Goldstone, a former member of the Constitutional Court of South Africa.
An introduction was made by Dean Dan Hamilton of the Boyd School of Law and Prof. Jean Sternlight, Director of the Saltman Center. Prof. Andrea Schneider, Director of the Marquette University Law School Dispute Resolution Program, delivered opening remarks and led the panel discussion.
Keywords: Nelson Mandela, alternative dispute resolution, ADR, mediation, Truth and Reconciliation Commission
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