Online Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice

A Treatise on Technology and Dispute Resolution

By Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab, Ethan Katsh, Daniel Rainey

This book provides a state-of-the-art overview and assessment of the status quo and future of the Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) field. International, comparative, and interdisciplinary approaches have been utilized. Written by leading ODR scholars, the first part of the book includes an in-depth assessment of ODR, its applications, and its future in a comparative and analytical context. The second section offers a regional oriented approach, where the prospects, challenges, and success of ODR - and its applications in the North America, Latin America, Africa, Australia, Europe, and Asia - are mapped and fully addressed. The book is a must read text by scholars, practitioners, academics, and researchers in the dispute resolution and information technology field.

571 pages

Publication Date: 1/1/2012
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9789490947255