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Herbert C. Kelman
Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social Ethics, Emeritus, Harvard University
William James Hall, Rm. 1304, 33 Kirkland St., Cambridge, Mass., 02138
Biography & CV
In the News
The role of national identity in conflict resolution: Experiences from Israeli-Palestinian problem-solving workshops
. In: In R.D. Ashmore, L. Jussim, & D. Wilder (Eds.), Social identity, intergroup conflict, and conflict reduction. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press ; 2001. pp. 187-212.
The interdependence of Israeli and Palestinian national identities: The role of the other in existential conflicts
. Journal of Social Issues. 1999;55 (3) :581-600.
Building a sustainable peace: The limits of pragmatism in the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations
. Journal of Palestine Studies. 1998;28 (1) :36-50.
Israel in transition from Zionism to post-Zionism
. In: In G. Ben-Dor (Ed.), Israel in transition. Vol. 555. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage ; 1998. pp. 46-61.
Some determinants of the Oslo breakthrough
. International Negotiation. 1997;2 (2) :183-194.
Group processes in the resolution of international conflicts: Experiences from the Israeli-Palestinian case
. American Psychologist. 1997;52 :212-220.
Contributions of an unofficial conflict resolution effort to the Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough
. Negotiation Journal. 1995;11 :19-27.
Coalitions across conflict lines: The interplay of conflicts within and between the Israeli and Palestinian communities
. In: In S. Worchel & J. Simpson (Eds.), Conflict between people and groups. Chicago: Nelson-Hall ; 1993. pp. 236-258.
The political psychology of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: How can we overcome the barriers to a negotiated solution?
. Political Psychology. 1987;8 (3) :347-363.
Conversations with Arafat: A social-pscyhological assessment of the propects for Israeli-Palestinian peace
. American Psychologist. 1983;38 :203-216.
Israelis and Palestinians: Psychological prerequisites for mutual acceptance
. International Security. 1978;3 (1) :162-186.
Foundational Publications by Category
Attitudes, Attitude Change, & Social Influence
Ethics of Social Research
International Conflict & Conflict Resolution
Political Violence & Human Rights
Nationalism & National Indentity
The development of interactive problem solving: In John Burton’s footsteps
Social psychology and the study of peace: Personal reflections
A one-country / two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Looking back at my work on conflict resolution in the Middle East
Interactive problem solving: Changing political culture in the pursuit of conflict resolution
Publications by Year
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