Conflict in Relationships: Understand It, Overcome It (Paperback)

Understand It, Overcome It

By Sara Savage, Eolene Boyd-MacMillan

Lion Publishing Plc, 9780745953625, 272pp.

Publication Date: July 9, 2010



Conflict doesn't have to be a stumbling block in relationships; it can actually be the cornerstone of a new way of relating Whether it's a partner or a boss, a sister, or a father-in-law, this book will help everyone understand themselves better and approach conflict with a new perspective. Looking at the varying factors that influence how different people relate, this book draws on years of research to explain the factors at play in conflict, as well as how to overcome them. Complete with self-assessment quizzes, this ultimate guide to greater self-awareness can teach readers how to handle conflict and revitalize relationships.

About the Author

Sara Savage is an expert in conflict resolution and the author of Ambiguous Evangelism, Making Sense of Generation Y, and Psychology for Christian Ministry. Eolene Boyd-MacMillan has counseled and taught counseling in universities around the world. They coauthored The Human Face of the Church.

Praise For Conflict in Relationships: Understand It, Overcome It

 "Easily readable but not simplistic; profound yet practical."  Jeff Taylor, CEO, Open Doors International

"A must-read for everyone, and a great teaching aid to enable people locked in destructive conflict to find hope."  Julie Davidge, licensed marriage, family and child therapist, Los Angeles

"Counselors . . . and, most importantly, the individuals and couples they work with can all benefit from reading this book."  Penny Flint, RELATE counselor and writer