The Adversary System
Lecture no. 2 from the course: The Art of Conflict Management
Taught by Professor Michael Dues | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Recognition of conflict and its costs goes back to the philosophers of ancient Greece. Grasp both the advantages and disadvantages of the system they devised to cope with it, including the adversary system's underlying assumption that conflicts are inherently competitive, with resolutions requiring winners and losers.