The core values of arbitration -- Common legal issues in American arbitration law -- The appropriate role of state law in the federal arbitration system : choice and preemption -- Interstate arbitration : chapter 1 of the Federal Arbitration Act -- Consumer arbitration -- International commercial arbitration : implementing the New York Convention -- Tension points : where the authors disagree -- App. A : Ware's revised Ch. 1 of the Federal Arbitration Act : 9 U.S.C. 1-17 -- App. B : Speidel's revised Ch. 2 of the Federal Arbitration Act -- App. C : Sternlight's proposed Amendments to the Consumer Arbitration Statute -- App. D : Brunet's Federal Arbitration Act.