ERIC Number: ED377109
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Peace Education, Conflict Resolution, and Outcomes of Instruction. Peace Education Miniprints No. 60.
An interview with Linden Nelson presents his views on peace education and conflict resolution. Nelson, a professor of Psychology at California Polytechnic State University, has a long term interest in research on cooperation, competition, and conflict resolution and in the promotion of instruction about conflict and peace. Nelson answers 13 questions regarding his perspective on Peace education issues. He summarizes his primary concerns with school and peace education as assessing outcomes of instruction, identifying the basic processes of critical thinking and problem solving as educational objectives, and teaching conflict resolution principles that generalize from interpersonal to international. (CK)
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Critical Thinking, Educational Assessment, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, International Relations, Interpersonal Relationship, Interviews, Outcomes of Education, Peace, Problem Solving
"Preparedness for Peace," School of Education, Box 23501, S-200 45 Malmo, Sweden.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lund Univ. (Sweden). Malmo School of Education.