This piece started out as a Facebook status, trying to explain the Israeli elections to interested folks-at-a-distance. There is a "you had to be there" quality to really understanding the outcomes of the election - as there usually is; Israeli politics might seem to be one thing on the outside, but rarely deliver those goods in practice.
Given that I've already blogged on that point before (…Continue
Added by Noam Ebner on January 30, 2013 at 1:29am — No Comments
Simulation-games? Not as simple as you thought. If you teach mediation, negotiation or other related topics, you’re going to want to read this.
Sometimes, conducting research leads you to…Continue
Added by Noam Ebner on January 23, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments
ODR: Theory and Practice (2012) edited by Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Dan Rainey and Ethan Katsh, has been selected to receive CPR Institute's prestigious Annual Book Award. This book, the first comprehensive textbook on ODR, includes chapters by many of the leading innovators, practitioners and thinkers in the field. The book includes separate chapters on…
Added by Noam Ebner on January 16, 2013 at 2:46pm — No Comments
How can we assess with any accuracy whether someone is lying to us through online communication media? And - what can we do to prevent it? This article spotlights an issue that anybody practicing ODR needs to consider.
The concept of interparty trust has often been raised with regards to ODR. This topic has been a central discussion forum in Cyberweek for the past several years, and is the topic of many articles on ODR.
The perspective taken has usually…Continue
Having recently delved neck-deep into the waters of mass online learning, I wanted to repost this blog I wrote a few months ago on The Werner Institute Blog, in order to hear more voices on this. The more I learn, the more convinced I am that the field of negotiation and dispute resolution is uniquely posed to be an important…Continue
I've gone on the record before, as saying that the field of negotiation and dispute resolution, with all our expertise in convening complex meetings, enhancing communication and allowing creativity to emerge, should take more of a stance in The Online Education Wars. Particularly, given the dawning of the Age of the Mooc.
Added by Noam Ebner on January 6, 2013 at 2:06pm — No Comments