Transition processes

Conflict Transformation: A Multi-Dimensional Task


Author: Hugh Maill

Publication Date: 2004

What is the state-of-the-art in conflict transformation theory? Does a theory of conflict transformation already exist, and if so, what are its main foundations? This paper aims to identify what is distinctive about conflict transformation theory and practice, as well as to identify its key dimensions.

Addressing the Blind Spot of Our Time – Theory U, Leading From the Future as it Emerges


In this extensive executive summary to his new book, Theory U: Leading from the Future as It Emerges” (Cambridge, MA: Society for Organizational Learning, 2007), Otto Scharmer introduces readers to the theory and practice of the U process, based on a concept he calls “presencing.”