Ritual and Symbol in Peacebuilding available in Hardcover
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- Kumarian Press, Inc.
|Publisher:||Kumarian Press, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Lisa Schirch is an associate professor of peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University’s Conflict Transformation Program. She received her doctorate in conflict analysis and resolution from George Mason University. A former Fulbright fellow, Schirch has fifteen years of experience consulting with a network of strategic partner organizations around the world. Her peacebuilding experience includes facilitating interethnic dialogues, designing training programs for women in peacebuilding, creating alternative security strategies, and working as a mediator and trainer.
Table of Contents
1) Setting the Stage for Peace; 2) Understanding Ritual; 3) Material, Social, and Symbolic Dimensions of Conflict; 4) Finding Ritual on a Map of Peacebuilding; 5) Designing the Stage: Peacebuilding Spaces; 6) Peacebuilding Pantomime: Negotiating without Words; 7) Forming and Transforming Worldviews; 8) Forming and Transforming Identities; 9) Forming and Transforming Relationships; 10) Dancing in the Dragon’s Jaws: Designing Peacebuilding Rituals