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: Examine the role of power in a conflict.
Power, like conflict, is neither intrinsically bad nor good, but can be used in productive or destructive ways. For optimum relational accord and conflict cessation, the more the conflict partners can achieve a "level playing field" the better.
- Read Chapter 4 in your textbook for conflict definitions
- Read The Role of Power in Conflict.
- Prepare for discussion by taking ideas from your textbook and also the linked articles if you like. Include the following in your preparation.
- What particularly stood out to you in the textbook discussion of power?
- Why is it important to try to balance power in conflicts?
- What have you learned about power that will help you better manage your own conflicts?