xvii, 236 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Hampton Press communication series. Communication and social organization.
Formatted Contents Note
A conflict perspective The shape of mediation : a federal model Mediation guidelines : before coming to the table Mediation guidelines : joint negotiations and resolution tools Prison mediation : Louisiana State penitentiary at Angola Jefferson Parish Jail, Louisiana and selected prison cases School desegregation: Little Rock, Arkansas Police abuse allegations : Port Arthur, Texas Police-minority relations : from hostile confrontation to meaningful dialogue the state of Texas Student boycott of public schools in Crystal City, Texas A dispute settlement center for Dallas, Texas The neutral intermediary as fact finder A retrospective on the climate of race relations in Dallas, Texas during the birth of the civil rights era.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231) and index.