|Title||Twenty-Five Years Ago and Twenty-Five Years from Now: The Future of Public Dispute Resolution|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
Over the past twenty-ﬁve years, public dispute resolution has emerged as an important area of practice — linked, in part, to ongoing efforts to promote deliberative democracy.As the ﬁeld has evolved, however, the market for public dispute mediators has shifted. It is already possible to glimpse the further shifts and the new intellectual challenges likely to face the public dispute resolution ﬁeld over the next twenty-ﬁve years.