Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology

Articles and Discussions

Discussion of Marai: Melanesian Consensus: Questions?

Martin Kesselmana1 c1

a1 American Museum of Natural History, United States of America. [email protected]


Leo Marai's article proposes to study the central role of consensus in conflict resolution in Melanesia and to describe its particular psycho-cultural characteristics. He applies his view to the resolution of the Bougainville crisis as an illustrative example.


c1 Address for correspondence: Martin Kesselman, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79 Street, New York 10024-5194, United States of America.