ADR resources

General information on Alternative Dispute Resolution


The Conflict Resolution Information Source


Beyond Intractibility






American Arbitration Association


National Association for Community Mediation


Keystone Center (Public Policy facilitation) 




Alternative Dispute Resolution in San Diego and Southern California

National Conflict Resolution Center (San Diego)


ADR-San Diego


La Jolla Center for Dispute Resolution


Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice (University of San Diego) 


San Diego Friends Center

San Diego County Bar Association

Western Justice Center  (Pasadena)

Southern California Mediation Association

California Dispute Resolution Council



(All of these are available used on Better World Books or


Getting to Yes by Roger Fisher and William Ury.  A classic -- THE manual on negotiating. 

Getting Past No by William Ury.  A good follow up.

Getting Ready to Negotiate by Roger Fisher and Danny Ertel.  A very useful workbook.

The Dynamics of Conflict Resolution by Bernard Mayer.  A good overall guide to concepts.

The Mediation Process by Christopher Moore.

Into the Eye of the Storm, edited by Lederach and Jenner.  Excellent hands-on manual for

                                                  international conflict management work.


The Skilled Facilitator by Roger M Schwarz.  Good guide for facilitating groups.