Excellence in online learning since 2006
NVC Library

Why Can't People Just Live Peacefully With Each Other?

Why Can't People Just Live Peacefully With Each Other?

Why Can't People Just Live Peacefully With Each Other?

  • Time Investment: 8 - 12 minutes
  • Date Published: 4/2016

Perhaps human violence persists because we believe that violence is inevitable and there's nothing we can do about it -— even though there is notable evidence that this is likely not true. Read on for some research and theory on how cultures evolve to be collaborative or violent. Plus, learn benefits of collaboration and downsides to force, punishment, and control. These provide implications for how we might move towards a culture of more peace.

A Library subscription is required for access. Library members:  Sign In