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Acculturation: Theory, Models and Some New Findings, edited by Amado M. Padilla, Westview Press, 1980.

Appreciative Inquiry: A positive revolution in change, David L. Cooperrider and Whitney, D., BK Publishers, 2005.

Art of War, Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary, Shambhala, 1988.

Black and White Styles of Conflict, Thomas Kochman, University of Chicago Press, 1981.

Cities, Change, and Conflict: A Political Economy of Urban Life, 2nd ed., Nancy Kleniewski, Wadsworth, 2002.

Cities and the Wealth of Nations: Principles of Economic Life, Jane Jacobs, Vintage Books, 1984.

The Collaborative Leadership Fieldbook, David D. Chrislip, Jossey-Bass, 2002.

Conflict Assessment & Peacebuilding Planning, Lisa Schirch, Kumarian Press, 2013.

The Constitution of Society, Anthony Giddens, University of California Press, 1984.

Creating Sanctuary: Toward the Evolution of Sane Societies, Sandra Bloom, Routledge, 2010.

The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jane Jacobs, Vintage Books, 1961.

Delinquency & Drift, David Matza, Transaction Publishers, 1990.

Designing Conflict Management Systems, C. Costantino and C.S. Merchant, Jossey-Bass, 1996.

Discipline and Punish: The birth of the prison, Michel Foucault, Vintage Books, 1979.

Discourses on Violence: Conflict Analysis Reconsidered, Vivienne Jabri, Manchester University Press, 1996.

Don’t Shoot: One Man, a Street Fellowship, and the End of Violence in Inner-City America, David M. Kennedy, Bloomsbury, 2011.

The Economy of Cities, Jane Jacobs, Vintage Books, 1969.

Halfway to Everywhere: A portrait of America’s First-Tier Suburbs, William H. Hudnut III, Urban Land Institute, 2003.

The Intercultural City: Planning for Diversity Advantage, Phil Wood & Charles Landry, Earthscan, 2008.

Journeys into Justice: Religious Collaborations Working for Social Transformation, Nile Harper, Bascom Hill, 2009.

The Logic Model Guidebook: Better Strategies for Great Results, Lisa Wyatt Knowlton and Phillips, C.C., Sage, 2013.

The Mediator’s Handbook, J. Beer and C. Packard, New Society Publishers. 4TH ed. 2012.

Motivational Interviewing: Preparing People for Change, 2nd ed., W. R. Miller and S. Rollnick, Guildford Press, 2002.

Municipalities & Community Participation: A s

The Order of Things: AnArcheologyof the Human Sciences, Michel Foucault, Vintage Books, 1970.

Peacemaking in Your Neighborhood: Reflections on an experiment in community mediation, Jennifer Beer, New Society Publishers, 1986.

Selections from the Prison Notebooks, Antonio Gramsci, International Publishers, 1995.

The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli, Dover Publications, 1992.

Three Faces of Power, Kenneth E. Boulding, Sage Publications, 1990.

Understanding Conflict & Conflict Analysis, Ho-Won Jeong, Sage Publishers, 2008.

Understanding Poverty, edited by Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, and Benabou, R., and Mookherjee, D., Oxford University Press, 2006.

Unraveling the “Model Minority” Stereotype: Listening to Asian American Youth, Stacey Lee, Teachers College Press, 1996.

Working Through Conflict: Strategies for Relationships, Groups, and Organizations, J. Folger, M.S. Poole, and R. Stutman, Addison Wesley Educational Publishers, 1997.


The Changing Shape of the City, Robert Puentes, November 7, 2006, The Brookings Institution, Metropolitan Policy Program,

Culture-at-Work, Jenny Beer,

The Community Tool Box, a public service of the University of Kansas,

Municipal Multicultural Planning,

The United States Institute of Peace,

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