Integrative thinking

Below are some of the links we've found in initial research for integrative thinking, as it applies to civil society organizations and sustainability.

integrative thinking

The Art of Integrative Thinking
http://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/rogermartin/

A Primer on Integrative Thinking
http://www.beholdlearning.com/consulting/integrate.html

integrative knowledge
http://www.uia.org/knowledge/knowcom_bodies.php?kap=5

"Evidence of analytical and integrative thinking" by James B. Young
http://mason.gmu.edu/~jyoung8/portfolio/integrative.html

"How do you teach integrative thinking?"
http://startribune.hr.com/hrcom/index.cfm/WeeklyMag/

Integrative thinking and psychology
http://www.psy.cc/resources.html

integrative thinking and leadership
http://www.worldpaper.com/2002/aug04/nic1.html

Recognition, redistribution and democracy: Dilemmas in Honneth's integrative theory," by Christopher Zurn (2002)
* note: get his permission (draft paper)
http://www.uky.edu/~cfzurn/ZurnOnHonneth.pdf

International Centre for Integrative Studies
http://www.gm-unccd.org/FIELD/Other/Links/ICIS.htm


action research

"Action research and social movement: a challenge for policy research," Stephen Kemmis (1993)
http://epaa.asu.edu/epaa/v1n1.html

"Overview of the methodological approach of action research," by Rory O'Brien (1998)
http://www.web.net/~robrien/papers/arfinal.html

Handbook of Action Research
http://www.bath.ac.uk/~mnspwr/Papers/

references on action research
http://www.misq.org/misqd961/isworld/action.htm

action research resources
http://www.scu.edu.au/schools/gcm/ar/arhome.html

action research: more resources
http://carbon.cudenver.edu/~mryder/itc/act_res.html

Centre for Action Research and Training (India)
http://www.kalinga.net/cart/

Centre for Action Research in Professional Practice -University of Bath
http://www.bath.ac.uk/carpp/

Participatory Action Research Center - Cornell (USA)
http://www.osp.cornell.edu/VPR/Outreach/programs/

action research (Germany)
http://www.action-research.de/

action research links (Nov 2002)
http://www.emtech.net/actionresearch.htm


bioregionalism

What is bioregionalism - World Resources Institute
http://www.wri.org/wri/wri/biodiv/b014-bts.html

What is bioregionalism? - Great River Earth Institute
http://www.greatriv.org/bioreg.htm

Bioregionalism - Planet Drum (2002)
http://www.planetdrum.org/bioregionalism_defined.htm

bioregionalism (Australia)
http://www.users.bigpond.com/brookman/bioregion.html

"Bioregionalism: A definition," by Peter Berg
http://www.diggers.org/freecitynews/_disc1/00000017.htm

"Bioregionalism and ecopsychology," by Ralph Metzner
http://www.rmetzner-greenearth.org/ecopsych.html

"Bioregionalism: The need for a firmer theoretical foundation," by Don Alexander, University of Waterloo
http://trumpeter.athabascau.ca/content/v13.3/alexander.html

"Bioregional perspective on the Chesapeake Bay" by Sara Gottlieb
http://www.intercom.net/local/shore_journal/sag10218.html

"Bioregionalism: Watershed planning and community design," by Daniel Williams, AIA
http://sustainable.state.fl.us/fdi/edesign/news/9704/

Northwest Earth Institute
http://www.nwei.org/

bioregionalism resources
http://www.ecofeminism.net/content/bioregionalism.htm

bioregionalism bibliography
http://wdsroot.ucdavis.edu/clients/pcbr/who/biblio.html


chaordic thinking

Chaordic Commons
http://www.chaordic.org/

"Global citizen: the chaordic age," by Donella Meadows (2000)
http://www.lasvegasweekly.com/departments/01_06_00/

chaordic design process
http://futurepositive.synearth.net/2002/08/22

"The art of chaordic leadership," by Dee Hock (2000)
http://www.pfdf.org/leaderbooks/L2L/winter2000/hock.html

"Birth of the chaordic century," by Dee Hock  (1998)
http://www.parshift.com/Speakers/Speak009.htm

Birth of the Chaordic Age - book review
http://humanresources.about.com/library/weekly/aa083100a.htm

book review - Business Spirit Journal
http://www.bizspirit.com/bsj/reviews/bsjreviews/HockD_1.html

chaordic community creation - Lyceum Group
http://www.lyceumgroup.net/consulting/products/chaordic.htm


chaos theory

Chaos: Making a New Science, by James Gleick
http://www.around.com/chaos.html

What is chaos?
http://order.ph.utexas.edu/chaos/

Chaos theory: Brief introduction
http://www.imho.com/grae/chaos/chaos.html

Introduction to Chaos Theory
http://www.gweep.net/~rocko/sufficiency/node10.html

A Beginners Guide to Chaos
http://www.yiin.ca/chaos/

Chaos theory resources
http://directory.google.com/Top/Science/Math/

Chaos Without the Math
http://www.wfu.edu/~petrejh4/chaosind.htm

A theory of everything: Virtual chaos
http://www.virtualchaos.org/

chaos theory & dialectics
http://www.marxist.com/science/chaostheory.html

chaos theory resources & links
http://www.mindconnection.com/_links/lnkchaostheory.htm

Chaos Theory & Fractals, by Jonathan Mendelson and Elana Blumenthal
http://www.mathjmendl.org/chaos/

Fractals and Chaos Theory
http://thor.prohosting.com/~nraak/chaostheory.htm

Chaos Group - University of Maryland
http://www-chaos.umd.edu/

chaos theory - Pennsylvania State
http://www.ems.psu.edu/info/explore/Chaos.html

stock market as a chaotic system
http://www.pithemovie.com/chaos.html

chaos theory & crisis management
http://www.santafe.edu/~gmk/MFGB/node10.html


civil society

Philiosophy and Civil Society
http://www.civsoc.com/

"An essay on the history of civil society," by Adam Ferguson (1767)
http://www.socsci.mcmaster.ca/~econ/ugcm/3ll3/ferguson/

United Nations: Partners in Civil Society
http://www.un.org/partners/civil_society/home.htm

UNEP & Civil Society
http://www.unep.org/themes/public/

UNDP & Civil Society
http://www.undp.org/cso/

UN Habitat & Civil Society
http://www.unhabitat.org/ngo/

UNESCO & Civil Society
http://www.unesco.org/education/efa/partnership/

World Bank & Civil Society
http://wbln0018.worldbank.org/essd/essd.nsf/NGOs/home

Inter-American Development Bank & Civil Society
http://www.iadb.org/exr/topics/civsoc.htm

European Commission and Civil Society
http://europa.eu.int/comm/civil_society/coneccs/index_en.htm

US AID & Civil Society
http://www.usaid.gov/democracy/civ.html

International Labour Organization (ILO) & Civil Society
http://www.ilo.org/public/english/comp/civil/

Hoover Institution & Civil Society
http://www-hoover.stanford.edu/publications/he/21/a.html

Center for Civil Society Studies, Johns Hopkins University
http://www.jhu.edu/~ccss/

Centre for Civil Society (India)
http://www.ccsindia.org/index.asp

Centre for Civil Society (UK)
http://www.lse.ac.uk/collections/CCS/

Centre for Civil Society (South Africa)
http://www.nu.ac.za/ccs/

Civil Society International
http://www.civilsoc.org//

Civil Society Institute
http://www.scu.edu/csi/

Civitas International
http://www.civnet.org/

Civicus
http://www.civicus.org/

OneWorld civil society
http://www.oneworld.net/themes/topic/topic_113_1.shtml

World Civil Society Forum (Geneva, 2002)
http://www.worldcivilsociety.org/

Civil Society: the New Force (Mihan Foundation)
http://www.mihancivilsociety.org/

"The paradox of civil society," by Michael Foley & Bob Edwards, Journal of Democracy (1996)
http://muse.jhu.edu/demo/journal_of_democracy/7

"Civil society: an unfolding cultural struggle," by David Korten, People Centered Development Forum, USA
http://cyberjournal.org/cj/authors/korten/

"All this 'civil society' talk takes us nowhere," by Aziz Choudry (Jan 2002)
http://www.zmag.org/sustainers/content/2002-01/

"Civil society: The third global power," Nicanor Perlas, Centre for Alternative Development, Philippines (2000)
http://www.southerncrossreview.org/4/wto.html

"Civil society and social movments," UNRISD
http://www.unrisd.org/80256B3C005BB128/

Civil Society and Governance
http://www.ids.ac.uk/ids/civsoc/

Transparency & Civil Society Project (Carnegie Endowment)
http://www.ceip.org/files/projects/tcs/tcs_home.ASP

Rio+10 and Civil Society
http://www.rio10.dk/


complexity theory

Primer on Complexity Theory
http://www.arc.losrios.cc.ca.us/~corcora/compl.html

Complexity theory
http://home.iae.nl/users/guus/chaos.html

Complexity theory, another way to describe the world
http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu/~runnion/diss/the_quanta/

Complexity theory: introductory models
http://www.cultsock.ndirect.co.uk/MUHome/

Introduction to Complexity Theory
http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/~ped/teachadmin/algor/complex.html

"Complexity, complex systems, and chaos theory: organisations as self-adaptive complex systems" - Brint Institute (USA)
http://www.brint.com/Systems.htm

"Complexity theory and management practice," by Jonathan Rosenhead (1998)
http://human-nature.com/science-as-culture/rosenhead.html

"Complexity theory and social evolution," by Victor MacGill (New Zealand)
http://www.vmacgill.net/paper.htm

"Complexity theory and social research," by David Byrne, University of Surrey
http://www.soc.surrey.ac.uk/sru/SRU18.html

"Phenomenal complexity theory and change at Disney," by David Boje (2000)
http://cbae.nmsu.edu/~dboje/papers/

"What is descriptive complexity theory?"
http://www.mcs.le.ac.uk/~istewart/moreIAS/BriefDCT.html

Complexity Research Programme (UK)
http://is.lse.ac.uk/complexity/default.htm

Complexity International
http://www.csu.edu.au/ci/

Complexity reading list
http://www.petzinger.com/complexity.shtml


game theory

Game theory of coalition building
http://www.grandcoalition.com/papers/index.html


social movement theory

Social movement theory: the main concepts
http://www.cas.ilstu.edu/womenstudies/SOC%20366/

Participatory research on social movements practice
http://www.iol.ie/~mazzoldi/toolsforchange/ma.html

S ocial movement theory (Cornell)
http://macht.arts.cornell.edu/jss13/apsa95/node4.html

S ocial movements - SOSIG
http://www.sosig.ac.uk/roads/subject-listing/World-cat/

Frontiers in Social Movement Theory (1992) - review
http://www.yale.edu/yup/books/054866.htm

Social Movements: Identity, Culture and the State (2002) - review
http://www.oup-usa.org/isbn/0195143566.html

Methods of Social Movement Research (2002) - overview
http://www.upress.umn.edu/Books/K/klandermans_methods.html

Social movement studies
http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/CSMS_opening.html

Studying the US Political Right - Political Research Associates
http://www.publiceye.org/Study_right.html


social network analysis

Introduction to social network analysis
http://www.orgnet.com/sna.html

Introduction to Social Network Analysis, by Stanley Wasserman, University of Illinois
http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/TRAINING/Biblio01/wasserman.pdf

International Network for Social Network Analysis
http://www.sfu.ca/~insna/

Bibliography on social network analysis methods
http://wizard.ucr.edu/~rhannema/networks/text/biblio.html

Social network analysis instructional website
http://www.analytictech.com/networks/

Social network analysis (Cornell)
http://www.soc.cornell.edu/research/networks.shtml

Social network analysis (Harvard)
http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~soc275/


Systems thinking

Systems Thinking - Rocky Mountain Institute
http://www.rmi.org/sitepages/pid153.php

Systems thinking resources
http://www.uni-klu.ac.at/~gossimit/linklist.php

Systems thinking map
http://www.systems-thinking.de/

Methods for systems thinking
http://www.thedecalogue.com/

Systems: The Science of How Things Are Connected
http://www.well.com/user/dooley/systems.html

applied systems thinking
http://www.tc.umn.edu/~ahler002/tft~1.htm

Systems thinking: What does it mean?
http://www.icehouse.net/lmstuter/roa004.htm

Systems thinking and sustainable development
http://www.sdgateway.net/introsd/systems.htm

Industrial ecology and systems thinking
http://www.indigodev.com/Systems.html

Systems Thinking Primer for Natural Capitalism
http://sustainer.org/pubs/Seville.Nat.Cap.html

Systems thinking in education - Holistic Education Network
http://www.neat.tas.edu.au/HENT/systems.htm

International Society for Systems Science
http://www.isss.org/

Systems Thinking - Skymark
http://www.skymark.com/resources/methods/

Systems Thinking Press
http://www.systemsthinkingpress.com/?source=goto

Centre for Strategic Management
http://csmintl.premierdomain.com/LOB4.htm?source=goto

Systems Thinking International
http://www.systemsthinking.co.nz/#top

Systems Thinking and Chaos Theory Network
http://www.haven.net/patterns/

Systems Thinking for Leaders and Supervisors
http://www.mapnp.org/library/systems/systems.htm

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