- Policy Collaboration and Mediation
- Civic Engagement and Deliberative Democracy
- Collaborative Governance
- The Societal and Institutional Context for Collaboration
- Articles (available through CCP)
Breaking Robert's Rules. Lawrence E. Susskind and Jeffrey L. Cruikshank. Oxford University Press. 2006.
Breaking the Impasse: Consensual Approaches to Resolving Public Disputes. Lawrence Susskind and Jeffrey Cruikshank, 1987. 276 pp.
Building Consensus for a Sustainable Future: Putting Principles into Practice. Gerald Cormick, Norman Dale, Paul Emond, S. Glenn Sigurdson and Barry D. Stuart. 1996. 135 pp.
Collaborating: Finding Common Ground for Multiparty Problems. Barbara Gray. 1989. 360 pp.
Making Collaboration Work: Lessons from Innovation in Natural Resource Management. Julia M. Wondolleck and Steven L. Yaffee. 2000. 277 pp.
The Consensus Building Handbook (especially Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 11, 14, 15). Editors: L. Susskind, S. McKearnan and J. Thomas-Larmer. 1999. 1147 pp.
How to Make Collaboration Work. David Straus. 2002. 245 pp.
Managing Public Disputes: A Practical Guide to Handling Conflict and Reaching Agreements. Susan Carpenter and W.J.D. Kennedy. 1988. 293 pp.
The Mediation Process: Practical Strategies for Resolving Conflict. Christopher Moore. Jossey-Bass. 3rd edition. 2003.
Water and Land Use: Planning Wisely for California's Future. Karen E. Johnson and Jeff Loux. Solano Press Books. 2004. 308 pp.
Bargaining for Advantage. Richard Shell. New York: Viking. 1999. 286 pp.
Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Roger Fisher and William Ury. 1991. 200 pp.
The Handbook of Dispute Resolution. Michael L. Moffitt and Robert C. Bordone (editors), San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2005.
How to Become a Better Negotiator. Patterson, J.G. New York: American Management Association. 1996.
Facilitator’s Guide to Participatory Decision-Making. Kaner. New Society Publishers, 1996. 272 pp.
Future Search, An Action Guide to Finding Common Ground in Organizations and Communities. Weisbord, M. and Janoff, S. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler, 1995.
Joining Together: Group Theory and Group Skills. David W. Johnson and Frank P. Johnson. 1997. 612 pp.
How to Make Meetings Work. Doyle, M. and Straus, D. New York: Berkley Books, 1993.
International Association of Facilitators. "Statement of Values and Code of Ethics for Group Facilitators".
The IAF Handbook of Group Facilitation. Edited by Sandy Schuman. Jossey-Bass, 2005. 664 pp.
The Skilled Facilitator. Roger M. Schwarz. 1994 (especially Chapters 4-10). 336 pp.
Dealing with an Angry Public: The Mutual Gains Approach To Resolving Disputes. Lawrence Susskiind and Patrick Field. New York: The Free Press. 1996.
Dealing With People You Can’t Stand. Dr. Rick Brinkman and Dr. Rick Kirschner. 1994. 199 pp.
Getting Past No: Negotiating with Difficult People. William Ury. 189 pp.
Please Understand Me II: Character and Temperament Types. David Keirsey. Del Mar, CA: Prometheus Nemesis Books, 1998. 350 pp.
Civic Engagement in a Network Society edited by Erik Bergrud and Kaifeng Yang, 2008.
The Deliberative Democracy Handbook: Strategies for Effective Civic Engagement in the 21st Century, edited by John Gastil and Peter Levine, 2005, 308pp.
The Age of Direct Citizen Participation, edited by Nancy C. Roberts, 2008, 511pp. (Also add this book to CDN publications page.)
The Public Participation Handbook by James L. Creighton, 2005, 261 pp.
Citizens at the Center: A New Approach to Civic Engagement by Cynthia Gibson, The Case Foundation, 2006. Available at www.casefoundation.org/spotlight/civic_engagement/gibson
Deliberative Democracy and Beyond: Liberals, Critics, Contestations. John Dryzek. 2000.
Deepening Democracy: Institutional Innovations in Empowered Participatory Democracy by Archon Fung and Erik Olin Wright, 2003, 310pp.
Deliberative Policy Analysis: Understanding Governance in the Network Society. Editors: Maarten A. Hajer and Hendrik Wagenaar. Cambridge University Press, 2003.
The Next Form of Democracy: How Expert Rule is Giving Way to Shared Governance and Why Politics Will Never by the Same by Matt Leighninger, 2006, 296pp.
About Networks that Work: A Practitioner’s Guide to Managing Networked Action. Myrna Mandell and Paul Vandeventer. Los Angeles: Community Partners, 2007. Ordering info.
Governing by Network: The New Shape of the Public Sector by Stephen Goldsmith and William D. Eggers. 2004. 224pp.
Linked: The New Science of Networks. Albert-Laszlo Barabasi. 2002.
Political Communication & Deliberation. John Gastil. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2007.
Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. Robert D. Putnam. 2000. 541 pp.
Butterfly Economics: A New General Theory of Social and Economic Behavior. Paul Ormerod. 1998. 217 pp.
Community and the Politics of Place. Daniel Kemmis. 1990. 150 pp.
Dialogue and the Art of Thinking Together. William Isaacs, 1999. 428 pp.
The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization. Peter M. Senge. 1990. 423 pp.
The New Pioneers. Thomas Petzinger, Jr., 1999. 302 pp.
Shared Minds: The New Technologies of Collaboration. Michael Schrage. 1990. 227 pp.
Soul at Work: Listen, Respond, Let Go. 2000. Roger Lewin and Birute Regine. 2000. 336 pp.
Consensus Building and Complex Adaptive Systems. 1999. Journal of the American Planning Association. Judith Innes and David Booher.
Consensus Building as Role Playing and Bricolage. 1999. Journal of the American Planning Association. Judith Innes and David Booher.
A New Paradigm: Government Reform in the Information Age. 2000. Metro Investment Report. David Booher and Judith Innes.
Network Power in Collaborative Planning. 2001. Journal of Planning Education and Research. David Booher and Judith Innes.
Collaborative Policymaking: Governance through Dialogue. 2003. In Deliberative Policy Analysis: Understanding Governance in the Network Society, Cambridge University Press. Judith Innes and David Booher.
Collaborative Governance Practices and Democracy. 2005. National Civic Review. David Booher.
"Informality as a Planning Strategy: Collaborative Water Management in the CALFED Bay-Delta Program" by Judith E. Innes, Sarah Connick, and David Booher, Journal of the American Planning Association 73 (2), Spring 2007, pp. 195-210.
"Collaborative Governance" by David E. Booher, Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, 2007.
"Collaborative Governance Practices and Democracy," by David E. Booher, National Civic Review, 2005.