clip you will view (see below) is a scene from American Samoa: Paradise Lost?
In this scene the interaction between American government representatives and
the traditional Samoan chiefs is illustrated. Note that the High Chief, who was
educated at the University of Hawaii, is more outspoken and critical of the
American government representatives. Also, note how the apparent tension in the
meeting may signal the potential for conflict among the two groups.
Write a 3–4-page
case analysis in which you respond to the following questions.
the interaction between the two leadership groups.
behaviors of the American representatives could create conflict with the Samoan
there similarities from this meeting and the Blue Horizon Cruise simulation
you were the American Governor, how would you have conducted the meeting?
does power, both formal and informal, influence the interaction of stakeholders
in a potential conflict situation?