PARCC Conflict and Collaboration: For Better or Worse Book Symposium

When: Friday, October 26, 2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Where: 060 Eggers Hall, the Global Collaboratory


The newly published book, Conflict and Collaboration: For Better or Worse claims that conflict and collaboration can be good, bad, or benign.  A panel chapter authors will present central themes and ideas for future research.

  • Steven R. Brechin - Professor, Sociology, Rutgers University - "Civil society- government collaborations in Belize Central America: from better to worse in shared ecological conservation governance?" 
  • John S. Burdick - Professor, Anthropology Syracuse University - "The role of coercion in collaboration"
  • Robert M. Demgenski - Ph.D. Candidate and Miriam Fendius Elman - Associate Professor, Political Science, Syracuse University - "Conflict and collaboration in international relations theory"
  • Catherine Gerard - Director of PARCC, Syracuse University - "Understanding the link between collaboration and better or worse relations: the view from public administration" 
  • Louis Kriesberg -  Emeritus Professor Social Conflict Studies, Syracuse University - "Improving social relations"
  • W. Henry Lambright - Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs and Political Science, Syracuse University - "Building the International Space Station: leadership, conflict, and collaboration" 
  • Robert A. Rubinstein - Distinguished Professor of Anthropology and Professor, International Relations, Syracuse University - "Coercing consensus? Notes on power and the hegemony of collaboration"
  • Susan L. Senecah - Professor Emerita, Environmental Studies, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry - "The Long Island, New York Pine Barrens experience: from confrontation to consensus"
  • Margaret Susan Thompson - Associate Professor, History and Political Science, Syracuse University - "Concentric circles of sisterhood: American nuns respond to Vatican Kyriarchy"

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