The Role of Forgiveness in Intergroup Conflict Resolution. Academic Article uri icon


  • Defines forgiveness and its process in intergroup conflict resolution, reviewing two dominant models of forgiveness; discussing individual, contextual, and group level variables that can affect the process; explaining why forgiveness often does not occur or last; suggesting how it may operate within this general theory; and developing a blueprint for testing the application of experimental methodology to studies of forgiveness. (SM)

published proceedings

  • Journal of Intergroup Relations

author list (cited authors)

  • Canzoneri, N., Geva, N., & Vedlitz, A.

complete list of authors

  • Canzoneri, N||Geva, N||Vedlitz, A

publication date

  • January 1, 1999 11:11 AM