Conflict Resolution and its Context From the Analysis of Behavioural Patterns to Efficient Decision-Making

This book studies how technological solutions can be used to alleviate the current state of legal systems, with their clogged up courtrooms and inefficient conflict resolution methods. It reviews the shortcomings and disadvantages of traditional and alternative conflict resolution methods and turns...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Carneiro, Davide, Novais, Paulo (Author), Neves, José (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
Series:Law, Governance and Technology Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Dedication
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Part I
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Traditional and Alternative ways to Solve Conflicts
  • 3 Advantages and Disadvantages of Avoiding the Courtroom
  • 4 Artificial Intelligence in Online Dispute Resolution
  • 5 Context and its Importance
  • Part II
  • 6 An Agent-based Architecture for a Second Generation ODR Tool
  • 7 Information Retrieval
  • 8 The Conflict Resolution Process
  • Part III
  • 9 A Framework for Developing Sensible Environments
  • 10 Inferring Conflict Resolution Styles
  • 11 Stress in Conflict Resolution
  • Part IV
  • 12 Analysis of Practical Results
  • 13 Concluding Remarks and Future Thoughts