Journal Volume 1984

INTRODUCTION Leonard L. Riskin 1

PREFACE BY THE DEAN Dale A. Whitman 3

ARTICLES  
Rhetoric and Reality in the Dispute Settlement Movement Frederick E. Synder 5
Alternative Means of Dispute Resolution: Practices and Possibilities in the Federal Government William French Smith 9
Judicial Participation in Settlement James A. Wall, Jr., Dale E. Rude & Lawrence F. Schiller 25
Guideposts for an Institutional Framework of Consensual Dispute Processing John S. Murray 45
Arbitral Decisions: A Social Science Analog John E. Drotning & Bruce Fortado 77
Training Lawyers to be More Effective Dispute Preventers and Dispute Settlers: Advocating for Non-Adversarial Skills Paul L. Tractenberg 87
Lawyer's Skills in Negotiations: Justice in Unseen Hands Jeffrey H. Hartje 119

NOTE  
Federal Preemption of Arbitration Ronald A. Conway 193

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS  
The Uniform Arbitration Act   207