Category Archives: Reciprocity

A Theory of Love for a slightly Broken World.

  A  Theory of Love for a slightly Broken World.   Kevin P Clements   Diane Ackerman says of love:   “What a small word we use for an idea so immense and powerful, it has altered the flow of … Continue reading

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Stepping Toward: The Dance Step of Peacemaking by Samuel Mahaffy

Hi Friends, this is nice short reflection on how we overcome the divisions that kill. I am reposting it for all of you to reflect on.    Stepping Toward: The Dance Step of Peacemaking Samuel Mahaffy   The  greatest lesson … Continue reading

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Whats Love got to do with it? Rediscovering the Golden and Silver Rules for the Middle East

What’s love got to do with it?:Rediscovering the Golden and Silver Rules for the Middle East. Kevin P Clements NCPACS, University of Otago   Just as we thought the world was getting more enlightened and the number of violent conflicts … Continue reading

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Building Sustainable Peace

Building Sustainable Peace Kevin P Clements National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies University of Otago, Dunedin. New Zealand Abstract This chapter argues that sustainable peace is most likely to emerge from stable, cooperative and compassionate communities, which, place a … Continue reading

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