Event Date: Tuesday March 18, 2008
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 P.M.
Location: Weatherhead Center for International Affairs Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS) 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie Vernon Room (N262)

Joseph Nye, University Distinguished Service Professor, Sultan of Oman Professor of International Relations and former Dean of Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government

Robert Mnookin, the Samuel Williston Professor of Law and Chair of the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School

The discussions in the Negotiation, Conflict and the News Media series focus on exploring the relationship among government, news media, and the conflict resolution community in framing and responding to conflict. Topics examine how conflict is framed and how that influences the escalation and de-escalation of conflict and the public understanding of various responses to terrorism. In general, participants will consider ways to strengthen the capacity to prevent, resolve, and transform ethnonational conflicts.

This Herbert C. Kelman Seminar on International Conflict Analysis and Resolution series is sponsored by the Program on Negotiation, the Nieman Foundation for Journalism, the Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy, and the MIT-Harvard Public Disputes Program, as well as Boston area members of the Alliance for Peacebuilding.

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