A Bridge Over Troubled Water: Conflicts and Reconciliation by Gila Ofer

By Gila Ofer

This e-book is a compilation of papers by way of varied authors, between them Vamik Volkan, Robi Friedman, John Schlapobersky, Haim Weinberg, and Michael Bucholz, with a foreword through Earl Hopper and an creation through Gila Ofer, either editor and contributor. whereas many of the writers are workforce analysts, operating within the culture of Foulkes, numerous others come from varied although complementary views, enriching the theoretical foundation of the examine. So, there are views, inter alia, from Bion and Cortesao. The writers signify diverse international locations and cultures, concentrating on difficulties which are endemic to their very own localities that but have a much broader and deeper resonance. we're brought to clash and department in Bedouin society, the Roma humans dwelling in Greece, voters' reflective groups in Serbia, carrying on with territorial and ideological modifications in Israel and the middle-east, and tensions of distinction within the psychoanalytic group itself.The publication throws gentle on a few of society's so much intractable difficulties, producing compassion and knowing in preference to hatred and department. If we now have in most cases develop into cautious of desire and optimism in an embattled international, the message that reconciliation and forgiveness are attainable, and that there are sensible steps to reaching this, instead of idle desires, makes this an enormous e-book with relevance to all these attempting to make experience of current occasions and discovering their position as in charge citizens.

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