Guide to the Ronald J. Fisher papers, 1965-2015 C0322 Ronald J. Fisher C0322

Guide to the Ronald J. Fisher papers, 1965-2015 C0322

Ronald J. Fisher
C0322


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Repository
George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
Identification
C0322
Title
Ronald J. Fisher papers1965-2015
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http://scrc.gmu.edu/finding_aids/ronaldjfisher.html
Quantity
13.0 linear feet (27 boxes)
Creator
Fisher, Ronald J.
Language
English
Abstract
Materials from the professional life of Dr. Ronald J. Fisher, a distinguished visiting professor at the George Mason School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

All folders in Series 6, Boxes 18-23 must have the names of participants in problem-solving workshops redacted by SCRC staff before digital or photocopies are made for researchers or for offsite use. Permission to publish material from Ronald J. Fisher papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Access Restrictions

Unredacted folders in Series 6, Boxes 18-23 may only be accessed onsite in SCRC's reading room. Oral history interviews in Series 7 may only be listened to onsite in SCRC's reading room until 2043.

Preferred Citation

Ronald J. Fisher papers, C0322, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Ronald J. Fisher in March 2018.

Processing Information

Processing completed by Christopher Babbitt in August 2019. EAD markup completed by Christopher Babbitt in August 2019.


Biographical note

Dr. Ronald J. Fisher was a prominent figure and contributor to the field of Conflict Resolution. He started his career at the University of Saskatchewan in the early 1970s, working as a Professor of Social Psychology with a specialization in Conflict Resolution. Fisher worked with the regional community, developing workshops for domestic and international issues, and participated in university organizations to further his goal for international peace. Later, he worked at a variety of institutions, including the George Mason University School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, as a visiting professor and at American University as the Director of the International Peace and Conflict Resolution Program.

Dr. Fisher actively participated in conferences and workshops with a variety of people in the Conflict Resolution field. He researched and conducted workshops on the crises in countries like Cyprus and Sudan to find a peaceful end to their civil strife. Dr. Fisher also hosted and contributed to a variety of peace groups and non-governmental organizations, such as the United States Institute of Peace and the Institute of World Affairs, what is now the Alliance for Peacebuilding.

Scope and Content

This collection contains materials from Dr. Ronald J. Fisher's entire professional life, from the late 1960s to the mid 2010s. His work covers a wide array of topics, from domestic conflict resolution, training and consultation, and international disputes such as ones in Cyprus and Sudan. Some materials also have French translations. Content includes items from workshops, conferences, books, journal articles, professional correspondence, and materials from various peace groups/non-governmental organizations.

Series 1: Correspondence and Domestic Conflict Resolution Training Materials (1965-2001). Correspondence includes letters and e-mails from Dr. Fisher's time in graduate school to the mid 2010s, to leaders in the industry such as John Burton, Herbert Kelman, and James Laue. This series includes professional correspondence to both individuals and publishers for his works. The domestic conflict resolution training materials are from his early career while at the University of Saskatchewan.

Series 2: International Conflict Resolution Training and Consultation Materials (1992-2001). The materials contained in this series involve non-governmental organizations and his association with them. It contains workshop materials, correspondence, and handouts.

Series 3: Conflict Resolution Initiatives (1983-2006). Contains work with various organizations and groups on topics such as ethnopolitical warfare, international conflict resolution, and intergroup conflict training.

Series 4: Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts (1970s-2005). Contains print-outs of chapters and research from his published books. Contains interviews with influential professionals in the field such as John Burton, Christopher Mitchell, and Leonard Doob.

Series 5: Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters (1968-2015). Contains works throughout his career, starting with his MA thesis. This series contains materials from his contributed works to various individuals' books, non-governmental organizations, and conferences.

Series 6: Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations (1988-2013). Contains materials from Cyprus and Sudan related peace workshops, Cyprus trips, and writings relating to the conflict. Furthermore, it contains materials relating to non-governmental organizations such as the U.S. Institute of Peace, Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy, Institute for World Affairs, etc.

Series 7: Audiovisual Materials (1983-1992). Contains interviews with various influential names in the field, such as Herbert Kelman, Leonard Doob, Christopher Mitchell, Tony Derueck, John Groom, James Laue, and recordings from Fisher-led several workshops. Digital versions of these tapes are available to the public for use onsite in SCRC's reading room.

Arrangement

Series 1: Correspondence and Domestic Conflict Resolution (1965-2001) Series 2: International Conflict Resolution Training and Consultation Materials (1992- 2001) Series 3: Conflict Resolution Initiatives (1983-2006) Series 4: Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts (1970s-2005) Series 5: Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters (1968-2015) Series 6: Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations (1988-2013) Series 7: Audiovisual Materials (1983-1992)

This collection is arranged into seven series based on Dr. Fisher's original order of the materials. Some series titles were amended for clarity. Each series is arranged chronologically.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Burton, John W. (John Wear), 1915-2010 -- Archives
  • Conflict management
  • Conflict management.
  • Cyprus -- History -- Cyprus Crisis, 1974-
  • Cyprus--History--Coup d' etat, 1974
  • George Mason University, School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution
  • George Mason University. School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution
  • International relations
  • International relations.
  • Kelman, Herbert C. -- Archives
  • Laue, James H. -- Archives

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

The majority of the audiovisual materials found in Series 7 have been digitized and are available for use in the Special Collections Research Center.


Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Burton, John W. (John Wear), 1915-2010 -- Archives
  • Fisher, Ronald J.
  • Kelman, Herbert C. -- Archives
  • Laue, James H. -- Archives

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Cyprus -- History -- Cyprus Crisis, 1974-

Container List

Series 1: Correspondence and Domestic Conflict Resolution Training Materials (Boxes 1 - 3),
1965-2006
Scope and Contents

This series contains Fisher's professional correspondence and training materials from his time at the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 1
    Correspondence A, B, C, notable correspondents include John Burton,
    1968-2001
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 2
    Correspondence D, E, F, notable correspondents include Leonard Doob,
    1965-2001
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 3
    Correspondence G, H, I, notable correspondents include John Groom,
    1993-2001
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 4
    Correspondence K, L, M, notable correspondents include Herbert Kelman and Christopher Mitchell,
    1985-2006
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 5
    Correspondence N, O, P, notable correspondents include Tamra Pearson d-Estree,
    1984-1999
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 6
    Correspondence Q, R, notable correspondents include Jay Rothman,
    1985-1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 7
    Correspondence S, notable correspondents include Thomas J. Scott,
    1988-2000
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 8
    Conflict Management Training- Managing conflict creatively,
    1977
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 9
    Conflict Management Training- Managing conflict creatively, at the City of Regina,
    1979-1980
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 10
    Conflict Management Training- Developing staff training, with the Saskatchewan Regional Secretary of State,
    1981
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 11
    Conflict Management Training- Win-win management training at the City of Regina,
    1979-1980
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 12
    Conflict Management Training- Win-win management training at Belfort Union Hospital,
    November 1981
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 13
    Conflict Management Training- Win-win management training at the Saskatchewan Public Service Commission,
    1989-1990
  • Mixed Materials Box: 1 Folder: 14
    Conflict Management Training- Managing conflict, at the City of Regina,
    1988
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 1
    Conflict Management Training- Managing conflict, general workshop,
    1996
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 2
    Conflict Management Training- Managing conflict, workshop materials,
    1989-1999
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 3
    Conflict Management Training- Communication skills workshop,
    1983-1987
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 4
    Conflict Management Training- Small group training workshops,
    1981-1989
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 5
    Conflict Management Training- Teambuilding training workshop,
    1984-1988
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 6
    Conflict Management Training- Making effective decisions workshop,
    March 2000
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 7
    Conflict Management Training- Strategic planning workshops,
    1984-1997
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 8
    Conflict Management Training- Organizational training and consultation,
    1984-1987
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 9
    Conflict Management Training- Project evaluation, training, and innovation,
    1986-1988
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 10
    Conflict Management Training- Conflict training simulations,
    1990s
  • Mixed Materials Box: 2 Folder: 11
    Conflict Management Training- Conflict style instruments,
    2000s
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 1
    Conflict Management Training- Conflict training handouts/exercises,
    1990s-2000s
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 2
    Training Handout Masters- Program evaluations, organization, and planning,
    1980s
Series 2: International Conflict Resolution Training and Consultation Materials (Boxes 3 - 5),
1965-2005
Scope and Contents

This series contains Fisher's work with various international peace groups.

  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 3
    International Conflict Resolution Training- U.S. Institute of Peace: Seminars and conferences, (1 of 2),
    1992-1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 4
    International Conflict Resolution Training- U.S. Institute of Peace: Seminars and conferences, (2 of 2),
    1992-1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 5
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution,
    1993-1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 6
    International Conflict Resolution Training- United Nations Institute for Training and Research Fellowship Programme in Peacekeeping and Preventive Diplomacy,
    1993-1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 7
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy Cyprus training workshop,
    July, 1993 and March 1994
  • Mixed Materials Box: 3 Folder: 8
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute of World Affairs seminars,
    1993-1998
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 1
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute of World Affairs, conflict resolution and negotiation guide,
    June 1996/1997
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 2
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Canadian International Institute of Applied Negotiation,
    March-April 1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 3
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Center for International Understanding, 1997 conference in Larnaca, Cyprus,
    1997
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 4
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy Cyprus training workshop,
    July 1993
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 5
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy, Training guide for the trainers,
    July 1993
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 6
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy Cyprus workshop,
    May 1994
  • Mixed Materials Box: 4 Folder: 7
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy training for the trainers,
    August 1994
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 1
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy, training guide for the trainers,
    October 1995
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 2
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy/Conflict Management Group Cyprus workshop for educators,
    August 1996
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 3
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track/Conflict Management Group Intractability Project,
    1990s
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 4
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy/Conflict Management Group Obstacles Project,
    1999-2001
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 5
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Council of Europe conflict resolution training,
    April 2003
  • Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 6
    International Conflict Resolution Training- Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Project,
    July 2005
Series 3: Conflict Resolution Initiatives (Boxes 5 - 8),
1990-2006
Scope and Contents

This series documents Fisher's contribution to various international conflict resolution initiatives.

Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- University of Saskatchewan Faculty Peace Group,
1983-1988
Mixed Materials Box: 5 Folder: 8
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Facilitating dialogue across ideological divides workshop, (1 of 2),
April 20-22 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Facilitating dialogue across ideological divides workshop, (2 of 2),
April 20-22 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Facilitating dialogue across ideological divides workshop materials,
April 20-22 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Leonard Davis Institute, project on prenegotiation,
1988-1991
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- George Mason University/Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution Intergenerational Conversation,
June 1992
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Canadian Centre for Interactive Conflict Resolution proposals, Interactive Conflict Resolution Consortium proposal,
1992-1997, 2002
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Network for Interactive Conflict Resolution, (1 of 2),
1992-1998
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Network for Interactive Conflict Resolution, (2 of 2),
1992-1998
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 8
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Network for Interactive Conflict Resolution, (1 of 2),
1993-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 9
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Network for Interactive Conflict Resolution,
1993-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 6 Folder: 10
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- National Research Council, Committee on International Conflict Resolution,
1995-2000
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Initiatives-University of Saskatchewan Conflict Management Team,
1980s
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- American-Psychological Association-Canadian Psychological Association Presidential Initiative on Ethnopolitical Warfare,
1980s
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- U.S. Institute of Peace training conference proposal,
1999
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare training conference,
July 1998
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare training conference design and participants, (1 of 2),
1998-1999
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare training conference design and participants, (2 of 2),
1998-1999
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare curriculum,
1999-2000
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 8
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare curriculum dissemination,
1999-2001
Mixed Materials Box: 7 Folder: 9
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Ethnopolitical warfare conference paper and chapter,
2001-2004
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Intergroup Conflict Simulation,
1999-2000, 2003
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Intergroup Conflict Simulation Master File,
1999-2000
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Alliance for Peacekeeping Initiatives on Institutionalization of Intergroup Conflict Simulation, (1 of 2),
2002-2006
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Alliance for Peacekeeping Initiatives on Institutionalization of Intergroup Conflict Simulation, (2 of 2),
2002-2006
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Initiatives- Bae Korean Project,
2006
Series 4: Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts (Boxes 8 - 10),
1990-2005
Scope and Contents

This series contains copies of Fisher's manuscripts, interviews with contributors, and correspondence with publishers.

Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- The Social Psychology of Intergroup and International Conflict Resolution, Springer,
1990
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Interactive Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University Press, and Sabbitical Project- Fellowship at the Canadian Institute of International Peace and Security, (1 of 2),
1997, and 1989-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 8
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Interactive Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University Press, and Sabbitical Project- Fellowship at the Canadian Institute of International Peace and Security, (2 of 2),
1997, 1989-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 8 Folder: 9
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Introduction, and chapters 1, 2, and 3,
1992-1996
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8,
1987-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 9, 10, 11, and conclusion,
1990-1998
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Paving the Way: Contributions of Interactive Conflict Resolution to Peacemaking, Lexington Books,
2003-2005
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Introduction: Comparative Case Analysis Papers,
1970s-1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 1 and 2,
2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 3 and 4,
2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 9 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapter 4 materials from Azar Lebanon workshop,
1984-1986
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 5 and 6,
2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Chapters 7, 8, and 9,
2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Book Manuscripts- Conclusion,
2000s
Series 5: Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters (Boxes 10 - 18),
1968-2015
Scope and Contents

This series contains Fisher's contributions to various books, Conflict Resolution journals, and his conference papers.

Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- MA thesis, social desirability articles, and third party consultation in the Journal of Conflict Resolution, (1 of 2),
1968-1972
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- MA thesis, social desirability articles, and third party consultation in the Journal of Conflict Resolution, (2 of 2),
1968-1972
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- PhD dissertation proposal, design and core article,
1971-1973
Mixed Materials Box: 10 Folder: 7
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Rejected manuscript, Canadian Psychological Association symposium, and Adolescence article,
1973-1976
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Brant Avenue Project: Report and articles,
1973-1976
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Psychological Association papers and journal articles,
1975-1976
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Psychological Association papers and journal articles,
1977-1978
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- India-Pakistan Project and journal articles,
1975-1980
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Psychological Association Symposium and paper, journal articles, and book chapter,
1980-1981
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Social Psychology: An Applied Approach, St. Martin's Press,
1982
Mixed Materials Box: 11 Folder: 7
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Book chapter and Journal of Conflict Resolution review article,
1982-1983
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Maori-Pakeha relations in New Zealand: address and seminar,
1982-1983
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Maori-Pakeha relations, seminar and report,
1983
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- APA and Canadian Psychological Association Symposia and meta psychology book chapter,
1984-1985
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council research proposals and Fiji peace conference paper,
1984-1986
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Psychological Association Symposium, Carleton lecture, and journal article,
1996-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- APA paper, Canadian Psychological Association Symposium, Intergroup conflict simulation, data, analysis, and journal article,
1986-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 12 Folder: 7
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Institute of International Affairs; Prenegotiation project and journal article, mediation vs third party consultation papers and journal articles, (1 of 2),
1986-1989
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Institute of International Affairs; Prenegotiation project and journal article, mediation vs third party consultation papers and journal articles, (2 of 2),
1986-1989
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Institute of International Affairs Regional Conflicts Project, workshops, and journal articles,
1988-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- George Mason University/Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution Human Needs seminar and paper, and Interpreting Violent Conflicts conference,
1988-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Psychological Association papers, Rutgers seminar on domestic vs international conflict resolution,
1989-1990
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Third Party Intervention article in Journal of Peace Research; Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Cyprus report and book, Future of UN conference notes,
1989-1991
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Third Party Intervention project interview notes and Occasional paper (unpublished),
1990
Mixed Materials Box: 13 Folder: 7
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Carleton Lecture, journal articles, and Peace Research Institute Oslo book chapter,
1991-1993
Mixed Materials Box: 14 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Society of Political Psychology conferences and papers,
1991-1993
Mixed Materials Box: 14 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Journal articles,
1991-1993
Mixed Materials Box: 14 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conferences Papers, and Book Chapters- International Society of Political Psychology conference, Interaction conference, and Journal of Social Issues Resolving Intergroup Conflict article,
1994
Mixed Materials Box: 14 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Rutgers project chapter, Cyprus article in Negotiation Journal, International Society of Political Psychology conference and paper,
1995
Mixed Materials Box: 14 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Society of Political Psychology, International Association for Conflict Management, and Carnegie conferences, United States Institute of Peace interactive conflict resolution chapter and Bercovitch chapter on the Contingency Model,
1996-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 15 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Negotiation special issue on training, journal articles, Harvard World Peace Foundation conference on mediating deadly conflicts,
1996-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 15 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Book chapters, conferences, and journal articles,
1997-1998
Mixed Materials Box: 15 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution Lynch lecture, Reconciliation conference and book chapters, International Society of Political Psychology conferences and papers, CSHMI capstone conference,
1998-1999
Mixed Materials Box: 15 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- American University conference on East Timor Reconciliation, Harvard Program on International Conflict Analysis and Resolution conference on critical issues in conflict resolution,
2000
Mixed Materials Box: 15 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Sabbatical research on graduate training in international conflict resolution,
2000
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Berghof chapter on third party intervention, conferences, and Syracuse lecture,
2000-2002
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Studies Association and International Society of Political Psychology papers, Burgess Intractability Project, United States Institute of Peace Track I and Track II cooperation conference,
2002-2004
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Book chapters, conferences, and journal articles,
2003-2004
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- University of San Diego Kroc Institute seminar on the state of peace and conflict studies,
2004
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- American Psychological Association award address, research methods chapter, George Mason University Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution planning conference,
2004
Mixed Materials Box: 16 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Studies Association conference and paper, George Mason University Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution Mitchell retirement conference, Cyprus reunification conference,
2005
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Negotiation coordination paper, Negotiations translation, revised intergroup conflict resolution conference,
2006
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Journal of Peace Research Contingency model article, United States Institute of Peace chapter revision, sabbatical talk on interactive conflict resolution,
2007
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Peacebuilding and trauma recovery conference and presentation on ethnopolitical warfare curriculum training conference, contains CDRom,
2007
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- George Mason University Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution conferences on the conflict resolution field,
2007-2012
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 5
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Studies Association and International Association for Conflict Management papers, working Denver paper,
2008
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 6
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Interactive conflict resolution chapter for Routledge Handbook, International Society of Political Psychology conference and paper,
2008-2009
Mixed Materials Box: 17 Folder: 7
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Dynamics of Asymmetric Conflict article, book chapters, (1 of 2),
2010-2011
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 1
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Dynamics of Asymmetric Conflict article, book chapters, (2 of 2),
2010-2011
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 2
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- International Studies Association paper and International Society of Political Psychology Sanford Award Keynote Speech,
2012
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 3
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Journal of Peacebuilding and Development article, political psychology chapter revision,
2012-2013
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 4
Journal Articles, Conference Papers, and Book Chapters- Handbook of conflict resolution chapter redivision, chapter on social psychology of conflict resolution,
2014-2015
Series 6: Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations (Boxes 18 - 26),
1988-2014
Scope and Contents

This series documents Fisher's materials from various workshops on topics such as Cyprus and Sudan, conferences, and his work with non-governmental organizations.

Access Restrictions

Unredacted folders in Series 6, Boxes 18-23 may only be accessed onsite in SCRC's reading room.

Use Restrictions

All folders in Series 6, Boxes 18-23 must have the names of participants in problem-solving workshops redacted by SCRC staff before digital or photocopies are made for researchers or for offsite use.

Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Cyprus seminars I-IV,
1988-1989
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Cyprus working paper- Visions for the Future, Cyprus project planning,
1990
Mixed Materials Box: 18 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Cyprus proposal, Co-Operative Security Competition Program Cyprus proposal, United States Institute of Peace Cyprus grant, Co-Operative Security Competition Program grant, (1 of 2),
1991-1994
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations: Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security Cyprus proposal, Co-Operative Security Competition Program Cyprus proposal, United States Institute of Peace Cyprus grant, Co-Operative Security Competition Program grant, (2 of 2),
1991-1994
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations: Cyprus project funding, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade and Cyprus,
1990-1996 and 1997-2000
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus project correspondence, Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security conflict resolution seminars,
1991
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus pilot workshop,
1990
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus main workshop,
1990
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Workshop report,
1992
Mixed Materials Box: 19 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus main workshop questionnaires,
1991
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus education workshops I and II,
1993
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Government Organizations- Cyprus education workshops report, Cyprus publicity,
1994
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Education workshop interviews and analysis, (1 of 2),
1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Education workshop interviews and analysis, (2 of 2),
1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus trips,
1993-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 20 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Rouhana book chapter on Cyprus workshops (unpublished),
1997
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus Contacts,
1993-2011
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- World Peace Foundation Cyprus meeting and Cyprus trips,
2003, 2005-2007
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus University of Denver symposium, UNDP ACT,
2007
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus proposals,
2009
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus problem-solving workshop I ,
2009
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus problem-solving workshop II, Cyprus peace symposium,
2011
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Cyprus trips, Cyprus problem-solving workshop II,
2011-2013
Mixed Materials Box: 21 Folder: 8
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Moldova project proposals,
1993-1998
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Problem-solving workshops, notes, reports, and papers,
1993-1996
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Moldova workshops I and II, notes and reports,
1996-1997
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Moldova workshop III, Hidden Frontiers, Kaufman paper,
1996, 2004
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Darfur/Sudan problem-solving workshops, Sudan task group, Darfur/Sudan contacts,
2008-2009
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Darfur/Sudan task group, concept proposals and reports,
2009-2012
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Darfur/Siena workshop I and II,
2009, 2011
Mixed Materials Box: 22 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Darfur/Siena workshop III (cancelled), Diraige visit to Washington, Sudan task group Khartoum trip, workshop funding,
2010-2012
Mixed Materials Box: 23 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Applied Conflict Resolution Organizations' Network: Practitioner's meeting, and final report,
March-May 1999
Mixed Materials Box: 23 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Applied Conflict Resolution Organizations' Network records and business plan,
1999-2002, 2001
Mixed Materials Box: 23 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Alliance for International Conflict Prevention and Resolution to the Alliance for Peacebuilding,
2003, 2007, 2009-2013
Mixed Materials Box: 23 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Applied Conflict Resolution Organizations' Network retreats, Department of State open forum,
2000-2003
Mixed Materials Box: 23 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Alliance for Peacebuilding retreats and conferences,
2009-2012
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Alliance for Peacebuilding retreats and conferences,
2006-2009
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security, Canadian Institute of Strategic Studies,
1984-1993
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Carter Center, Center for International Development and Conflict Management University of Maryland,
1994-2001
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Center for Dialog and Resolution Associates, Conciliation Resources, Center for Psychology and Social Change Harvard University,
1989-1992, 1999-2004
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Concorde and Canadian International Institute for Applied Negotiation, Conflict Management Group,
1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 24 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Consensus Building Institute, Conflict Prevention Centre, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Peacebuilding Division,
1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Initiative on Conflict Resolution and Ethnicity, International Alert, International Institute for Sustained Dialogue, International Peace Research Association,
1990s-2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- George Mason University Institute for Conflict Analysis, The Conflict Clinic,
1990s, 2010s
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy, Institute of World Affairs,
1993-2012
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Karuna Center, The Network, and Partners for Democratic Change,
1980s-2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 5
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Peace Psychology American Psychological Association and Psychologists for Social Responsibility, Pearson Peacekeeping Training Centre, Project Ploughshares ,
1990s-2000s
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 6
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Reflecting on Peace Practices,
2000-2006
Mixed Materials Box: 25 Folder: 7
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Culture of Peace, United States Institute of Peace,
1980s-1990s
Mixed Materials Box: 26 Folder: 1
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Liberia and DNC,
2000s-2010s
Mixed Materials Box: 26 Folder: 2
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Wilson Centre Wolpe/Burundi Training Project,
2004, 2012
Mixed Materials Box: 26 Folder: 3
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Wilson Centre Working Group on Preventing and Building Failed States,
2005-2007
Mixed Materials Box: 26 Folder: 4
Conflict Resolution Workshops, Conferences, and Non-Governmental Organizations- Wilson Center Working Group Cases,
2006
Series 7: Audiovisual Materials (Box 27),
1983-1990
Scope and Contents

This series contains interviews with various Conflict Resolution professionals and recordings from Fisher led workshops. Digital versions of these tapes are available to the public.

Access Restrictions

Oral history interviews in Series 7 may only be listened to onsite in SCRC's reading room until 2043.

Mixed Materials Box: 27
Chris Mitchell I- Cassette tape,
October 30, 1989
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Chris Mitchell II- Cassette tape,
October 30, 1989
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Leonard Doob I- Cassette tape,
October 24, 1989
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Leonard Doob II- Cassette tape,
October 24, 1989
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Herb Kelman I- Cassette tape,
October 25, 1989
Mixed Materials Box: 27
Herb Kelman II- Cassette tape,
October 25, 1989
Mixed Materials Box: 27
Herb Kelman III- Cassette tape,
October 26, 1989
Mixed Materials Box: 27
Tony Derueck I- Cassette tape,
March 12, 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 27
Tony Derueck II- Cassette tape,
March 12, 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 27
John Groom- Cassette tape,
March 10, 1990
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Jim Laue- Cassette tape,
April 6, 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 27
John Burton I- Cassette tape,
April 6, 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 27
John Burton II- Cassette tape,
April 6, 1990
Mixed Materials Box: 27
International Society of Political Psychology I- Cassette tape,
July 1992
Mixed Materials Box: 27
International Society of Political Psychology II- Cassette tape,
July 1992
Mixed Materials Box: 27
Conflict or Collaboration in Maori-Pakeha Relations- Cassette tape,
June 3, 1983
Mixed Materials Box: 27
A local initiative for improving native/nonnative relations in a Canadian city- Cassette tape,
March 24, 1983