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Peacemaking: a family affair

Zion, James W
June 4, 2015

Source: (2000) YES! A Journal of Positive Futures (Fall).

This article by James Zion, which can be found at the end of Robert Yazzie’s article “Navajo justice,â€? explains that Navajo peacemaking is not so much a search for “truthâ€? as it is a search for reconciliation. Two incidents within Navajo families are summarized to illustrate the Navajo emphasis on relationships and reconciliation in resolving conflict.


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