Oxford University Press
August 26, 2010
“Lederach has written an inspiring and uplifting book the go straight to the heart of what is required to bring a change in a destructive cycle of violence, to alter an oppressive social relationship, or to understand the foundation of an intractable conflict.… This is a book that will help deepen the thinking and the peacemaking practice of all who read it.” – Bernard Mayer, author of Beyond Neutrality: Confronting the Crisis in Conflict Resolution
John Paul Lederach is one of the world’s foremost experts on peace building and reconciliation. He is Professor of International Peacebuilding at the Joan B. Kroc Institute of International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame and distinguished scholar at Eastern Mennonite University’s Conflict Transformation Program. Among his many books are The Journey toward Reconciliation and Building Peace: Sustainable Reconciliation in Divided Societies.