Louis Kriesberg

New Book

Columbia University Presentation at the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4) and the Earth Institute.  He also discussed the book on the radio show, “Conversations from the Leading Edge: Peace and Conflict at Columbia.” (April 2015)

George Mason University's School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR) welcomed Louis Kriesberg to discuss his new book Realizing Peace:  A Constructive Conflict Approach   (
March 2015)

Talk from George Mason University's School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution
(March 7, 2010):

Talk from the University of Manitoba's Mauro Center for Peace & Justice
(March 17, 2014):

Talk from the Manlius Senior Centre
(April 9, 2014):


Kriesberg’s forthcoming book, Realizing Peace, is being published by Oxford University Press and is scheduled for release in February, 2015. Click here to download the first chapter, "Toward More Constructive Conflicts." 


Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration - PARCC

I was the founding Director of the Program and was Director from 1986 until 1994. I am currently Senior Research Associate in PARCC.

Syracuse University Press

For many years, I was the academic editor for the Syracuse University Press series, “Peace and Conflict Resolution.” Further information about the press and the series is available at the site.

Beyond Intractability.org 

Some of my thinking and writing related to conflict resolution and the intractability of social conflicts can be found on the website managed by Heidi and Guy Burgess at the University of Colorado.

SAMED: Syracuse Area Middle East Dialogue Group      

I am a founding member of the Syracuse Area Middle East Dialogue group (SAMED).