Mediation Theory and Practice

Welcome to the Companion Site!

This site is intended to enhance your use of Mediation Theory and Practice, Third Edition, by Suzanne McCorkle and Melanie J. Reese. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your students' understanding of the material.

Mediation Theory and Practice, Third Edition introduces students to the process of mediation by using practical examples that show students how to better manage conflicts and resolve disputes. Authors Suzanne McCorkle and Melanie J. Reese help students to understand the research and theory that underlie mediation, as well as provide students with the foundational skills a mediator must possess in any context, including issue identification, setting the agenda for negotiation, problem solving, settlement, and closure.


We gratefully acknowledge Suzanne McCorkle and Melanie J. Reese for writing an excellent text and creating the materials on this site.