Peace and Conflict Fundamentals Podcast



Peace and Conflict Fundamentals is a podcast about key lessons that I have learned from over a decade of experience in the field of Peace and Conflict. It is a program for anyone interested in understanding some key insights and understandings within the greater field of Peace and Conflict.


Peace and Conflict Fundamentals: Intro

Music credits:

  • Hill: String Thing

Episode 1: Why Peace Studies

In this episode, why I have chosen to immerse myself in the world of peace and conflict.

Music credits:

  • Flutter: AlterEgo
  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode 2: Know Your Journey

In this episode, the importance of exploring your life’s story and of reconnecting with your journey.  

Music credits:

  • Flutter: AlterEgo
  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode 3: The Mechanistic Paradigm

In this episode, an analysis of the rise and popularization of the Mechanistic Paradigm, as well as its role in profoundly shaping how the world has been understood and perceived since then.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Symmetry: AlterEgo
  • Sahara: AlterEgo
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode 4: The Transrational Paradigm

In this episode, a description of what an alternative to the Mechanistic Paradigm could look like. An exploration into what constitutes Transrationality.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Hustle: AlterEgo
  • Smoke and Mirrors: Falls
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode: 5 Conflict Mapping

In this episode, Conflict Mapping, what it is, why it is an essential tool in our work, and how to get started with our conflict mapping work.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Walkabout: Chelsea McGough
  • Bounce: AlterEgo
  • Sign: AlterEgo
  • Curb: Oboy
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode: 6 Complex Adaptive Systems

In this episode, an exploration of complex adaptive systems through a chaotic and transrational perspective.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Sahara: AlterEgo
  • Sign: AlterEgo
  • Give: Oboy
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode: 7 The Outsider

In this episode, an exploration of the notion of the outsider, what it means and how it could be used to our advantage.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Phase: AlterEgo
  • Flutter: AlterEgo
  • Crew: Oboy
  • Particles: Chelsea McGough
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode: 8 Peace and Conflict Families

In this episode, a brief overview of the different Peace Families, as well as the two general peace currents.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • OG: AlterEgo
  • Sign: AlterEgo
  • Last Night: Tide Electric
  • Secrets: AlterEgo
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo

Episode: 9 The Trickster

In this episode, the role of the trickster as a powerful agent of transformational change and chaotic disruption.

Music credits:

  • Red: AlterEgo
  • Hustle: AlterEgo
  • Sign: AlterEgo
  • Symmetry: AlterEgo
  • Tipsy: AlterEgo