Dispute Resolution Literature


This is a small selection of core books espousing the mutual gains philosophy of dispute resolution as taught at Harvard Law School. There are many terrific books written by our colleagues in the field and we simply don’t have room to list them all.

American Arbitration Association University Bookstore

Beyond Reason: Using Emotions as You Negotiate

Beyond Winning: Negotiation to Create Value in Deals and Disputes

Designing Systems and Processes for Managing Disputes

Dispute System Design: Preventing, Managing, and Resolving Conflict

Difficult Conversations

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In

Handbook of Dispute Resolution 

Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well

World Arbitration and Mediation Review


Other Publications

Association for Conflict Resolution Publications

Developing and Sustaining Conflict Management Systems as Instruments of Governance

Peacemakers Bibliography

Program on Negotiation Publications



African Journal of Conflict Resolution

Armed Forces and Society

Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal

Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution

Conflict Management and Peace Science

Conflict Resolution Quarterly

Conflict Trends

Cooperation and Conflict

Dispute Resolution Magazine

East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights

Ethnic Conflict Research Digest

Family Mediation Quarterly

Global Change, Peace and Security Journal

Harvard Negotiation Law Review

International Journal of Conflict Management

International Journal of Humanities and Peace

International Journal of Peace Studies

International Journal on World Peace

International Negotiation: A Journal of Theory and Practice

Journal for Peace and Justice Studies

Journal for the Study of Peace and Conflict

Journal of Conflict and Security Law

Journal of Conflict Resolution

Journal of Conflict Studies

Journal of Dispute Resolution

Journal of Peace Education

Journal of Peace Research

Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution

Online Journal of Peace and Conflict Resolution

Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology

Peace and Conflict Studies

Peace Research: The Canadian Journal of Peace and Conflict Studies

Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal

Research in Social Movements, Conflict and Change

Studies in Conflict and Terrorism

Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution

World Arbitration and Mediation Report

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