Appreciative Inquiry Commons
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The website lists meetings, training opportunities and other matters posted by members in Europe.
The AI Practitioner
A Journal for AI practitioners published by Anne Radford. It contains a number of interesting articles about AI practice in different fields.
The Taos Institute
A long list of available articles by many authors.
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Books and Articles
Burr, V. (1995). An Introduction to Social Constructionism. London: Routledge.
Cooperrider, D. Sorensen, P.F. Yaeger, T.F & Whitnet, D. (2001) Appreciative Inquiry. An emerging direction for organisation development. Stipes.
Cooperrider, D. & Whitney, D. (2005) Appreciative Inquiry. A positive revolution in change. Berrett-Koehler.Cooperrider, D. Whitnet, D. & Stavros. J. (2003) The Appreciative Inquiry Handbook. Berrett-Koehler.
DeBono, E. (1982). DeBono’s Thinking Course. New York: Facts on File Publications.
DeBono, E. (1991). I’m Right, You’re Wrong. London: Penguin Books.
Gergen, K.J. (1994b). Toward Transformation in Social Knowledge (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Gergen, K.J. (1991). The Saturated Self: Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life. New York: Basic Books.
Gergen, K.J. (1994). Realities and Relationships: Soundings in Social Constructionism: Cambridge: Harvard Press.
Gergen, K.J. (1999). An Invitation to Social Construction. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Goleman, D. (1996). Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ. London: Bloomsbury Publishing.
HampdenTurner, C. (1990). Creating Corporate Culture. Reading, MA: Addison Wesley.
HampdenTurner, C. (1994a). Charting the Corporate Mind. New York: Macmillan.
HampdenTurner, C. (1994b). The Seven Cultures of Capitalism. New York: Doubleday.
Handy, C. (1989). The Age of Unreason. London: Arrow Books, Ltd., Random House.
Handy, C. (1994). The Empty Raincoat: Making Sense of the Future. London:
Kelm, J.B. (2005) Appreciative Living. The principles of appreciative inquiry in personal life. Venet.
Ludema, J.D. Whitney, D. Mohr, B.J. & Griffin, T.J. (2003) The Appreciative Inquiry Summit. A practitioners guide for leading large group change. Berrett-Koehler.
Mohr, B.J., Smith, E., & Watkins, J.M. (2000). Appreciative Inquiry and Learning Assessment: An Embedded Evaluation Process in a Transnational Pharmaceutical Company. OD Practitioner, 32(1), 36-52.Mohr, B.J. & Watkins, J.M. (2002) The Essentials of Appreciative Inquiry: A Roadmap for Creating Positive Futures. Innovations in Management Series, Pegasus Communications, Waltham, Mass.
Preskill, H. & Catsambas, T.T. 2006. Reframing Evaluation through Appreciative Inquiry. Sage.
Senge, P.M. (1994). The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the LearningOrganization. New York: Doubleday.
Senge, P. M.; Kleiner, Art; Roberts, Charlotte; Ross, Richard B.; Smith, Bryan J (1994): The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook: Strategies and Tools for Building a Learning Organization. Doubleday, New York.
Sheldrake, R. (1994). Seven Experiments That Could Change the World. London: Forth Estate, Ltd.
Srivastva, S.; Fry, R.E.; Cooperrider, D.L. (Eds.)(1990). Appreciative Management and Leadership: The Power of Positive Thought and Action in Organizations. San Francisco, CA: Jossey Bass.
Whitney, D. & Trosten- Bloom, A. (2003) The Power of Appreciative Inquiry. A practical guide to positive change. Berrett-Koehler.
Watkins, J.M., & Cooperrider, D.L. (2000a). Appreciative Inquiry: A Transformative Paradigm. OD Practitioner, 32(1), 6-12.
Watkins, J.M., & Cooperrider, D.L. (2000b). Organizational Inquiry Model for Global Social Change Organizations. In D. Cooperrider, P. Sorenson, Jr., D. Whitney, & T. Yaeger (Eds.), Appreciative Inquiry: Rethinking Human Organization Toward a Positive Theory of Change(pp. 249-263). Champaign, Il:Stipes.
Watkins, J.M., & Mohr, B.J., (2001). Appreciative Inquiry: Change at the Speed of Imagination. San Francisco, CA:Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer.