Peter T. Coleman Interviews Rob Ricigliano on 89.9 WKCR: Peace and Conflict at Columbia

In an interview with Peter Coleman, Robert Ricigliano talks about his new book, Making Peace Last:  A Toolbox for Sustainable Peace Building, which offers an alternative paradigm to think about and engage in peace building efforts.

Conflict Resolution in Action: Applying Dynamical Systems Theory

Through a simulation exercise, students use the DST and conflict mapping processes presented in Peter Coleman’s The Five Percent to explore a conflict in Nigeria.

Why We are Stuck: The Attraction of a Polarized America: Peter T. Coleman at TEDxMIA

The Five Percent Problem (An Introduction)

A Conflict at Columbia University – The Five Percent problem

A Conflict in Mozambique – The Five Percent Problem

A Conflict in the South Bronx – The Five Percent Problem

Eric Berlow:  Simplifying Complexity

Ecologist Eric Berlow doesn’t feel overwhelmed when faced with complex systems. He knows that more information can lead to a better, simpler solution. Illustrating the tips and tricks for breaking down big issues, he distills an overwhelming infographic on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan to a few elementary points.


RSA Animate – The Power of Networks