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Abel, Nick, M. Gachugu, A. Langston, D. Freudenberger, M. Howden, and S. Marsden. 2002. "Policies, Planning and Institutions for Sustainable Resource Use: A Participatory Approach." Pages 221-234 in A.C. Grice and K.C. Hodgkinson (eds.), Global Rangelands: Progress and Prospects, CAB International, Wallingford, U.K. 

Aberley, D. (ed.). 1994. Futures by Design: The Practice of Ecological Planning. New Society Publishers, Gabriola Island, British Columbia.

Albert, Michael. 1990. Looking Forward: Participatory Economics for the Twenty First Century. South End Press, Cambridge.

Anacleti, Odhiambo. 1993. "Research into Local Culture: Implications for Participatory Development." Development in Practice 3(1):44-47. [PDF]

Berkes, Fikret. 2004. "Rethinking Community-based Conservation." Conservation Biology 18(3):621-630. [abstract]

Berkes, Fikret. 2007. "Community-based Conservation in a Globalized World." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(39):15188-15193.

Bessette, Guy (ed.). 2004. Involving the Community: A Guide to Participatory Development Communication. International Development Research Centre, Ottawa.

Bhandari, Bishnu B. 2003. Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA). Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, Hayama, Japan. [PDF]

Bohunovsky, Lisa, Jill Jäger, and Ines Omann. 2010. "Participatory Scenario Development for Integrated Sustainability Assessment." Regional Environmental Change 17 August.

Borrini-Feyerabend, Grazia, Ashish Kothari, and Gonzalo Oviedo. 2004. Indigenous and Local Communities and Protected Areas: Towards Equity and Enhanced Conservation. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. [PDF]

Burkey, Stan. 1992. People First: A Guide to Self-reliant Participatory Rural Development. Zed Books, London. [abstract]

Campbell, Barbara. 2010. "Applying Knowledge to Generate Action: A Community-Based Knowledge Translation Framework." Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions 30(1):65-71. [abstract]

Caron, Alan and David Osborne. 2010. "Reinventing Maine Government: How We Can Shape a Sustainable Government and a New Prosperity." Maine Policy Review 19(2):32-44. [PDF]

Cash, David W. and James Buizer (eds.). 2005. Knowledge-Action Systems for Seasonal-to-Interannual Climate Forecasting – Summary of Workshop. Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability, National Research Council. National Academies Press, Washington, D.C. [PDF]

Cash, David W., William C. Clark, Frank Alcock, Nancy M. Dickson, Noelle Eckley, David H. Guston, Jill Jager, and Ronald B. Mitchell. 2003. "Knowledge Systems for Sustainable Development." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100(14):8086-8091. [PDF] [related research progress report (PDF)]

Cernea, Michael M. (ed.). 1985. Putting People First: Sociological Variables in Rural Development, Second Edition. Oxford University Press, Oxford. [PDF]

CFRF. n.d. "CFRF Working Bibliography on Community Forestry." Community Forestry & Environmental Research Partnerships (CFRF), University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley.

Chambers Robert. 1994. "Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA): Challenges, Potentials and Paradigm." World Development 22(10):1437-1454.

Chambers, Robert. 1992. Rural Appraisal: Rapid, Relaxed, and Participatory. Institute of Development Studies (IDS) Discussion Paper #31. IDS, Brighton, U.K. [PDF]

Chambers, Robert. 2002. Participatory Workshops: A Sourcebook of 21 Sets of Ideas and Activities. Earthscan, London.

Christens, Brian and Paul W. Speer. 2006. "Tyranny/Transformation: Power and Paradox in Participatory Development." Review Essay of Bill Cooke & Uma Kothari (eds.), 2001, Participation: The New Tyranny? and Samuel Hickey & Giles Mohan (eds.), 2004, Participation: From Tyranny to Transformation? (Both Zed Books, New York). Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung (Forum: Qualitative Social Research) 7(2):22.

CIHR. 2010. "The Knowledge-to-Action Cycle." KT Clearinghouse. Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR), Ottawa.

Clark, John D. 1991. Democratizing Development: The Role of Voluntary Organizations. Kumarian Press, West Hartford.

Clark, William C. 2002. "Research Systems for a Transition toward Sustainability." Chapter 37 in J. Steffen, D. Carson, and C. Bradshaw (eds.), Challenges of a Changing Earth, Proceedings of the Global Change Open Science Conference, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 10-13 July 2001. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg. [PDF]

Clark, William C. 2009. "Linking Knowledge with Action for Sustainable Development. Progress report from an international research program of the Initiative on Science and Technology for Sustainability." Academy of Sciences of the Developing World (TWAS), U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS), CGIAR (ICRAF/ILRI/CIFOR/ASB), Sustainability Science Program. Harvard University, Cambridge. [slide presentation (PDF)]

Clark, William C. and Laura Holliday (eds.). 2006. Linking Knowledge with Action for Sustainable Development: The Role of Program Management - Summary of a Workshop. National Academies Roundtable on Science and Technology for Sustainability, National Research Council. THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES PRESS, Washington, D.C.

Cohen, J. and N. Uphoff. 1977. Rural Development Participation: Concepts and Measures for Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation. Center for International Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca.

Cooper, C.B., J. Dickinson, T. Phillips, and R. Bonney. 2007. "Citizen Science as a Tool for Conservation in Residential Ecosystems." Ecology and Society 12(2):11.

Cronkleton, Peter, Peter Leigh Taylor, Deborah Barry, Samantha Stone-Jovicich, and Marianne Schmink. 2008. Environmental Governance and the Emergence of Forest-Based Social Movements. Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia. [PDF]

Euston, Stanley R. and William E. Gibson. 1995. "The ethic of sustainability." Earth Ethics 6:5-7. 

  • Defines sustainability as "a condition in which natural systems and social systems survive and thrive together indefinately" (p. 7). Paper discusses ethics in relation to 1) future generations, 2) caring for earth to maintain ecological integrity, and 3) participatory governance for good decisionmaking and policies and infusing new values into the larger political-economic system.

Forester, John F. 1999. The Deliberative Practitioner: Encouraging Participatory Planning Processes. MIT Press, Cambridge.

Freire, Paulo. 1970. Pedagogy of the Oppressed. Seabury Press, New York.

Friis-Hansen, Esbern and Bhuwon Sthapit (eds.). 2000. Participatory Approaches to Conservation and Use of Plant Genetic Resources. International Plant Genetic Resources Institute, Rome. [PDF]

Gardner, Julia and Mark Roseland. 1989. "The Role of Social Equity in Sustainable Development." Alternatives 16(3):26-35.

Green, Gary Paul and Anna Haines. 2007. Asset Building and Community Development, 2nd Edition. Sage, Thousand Oaks, California.

Gunn, Alison, Geoff Sutcliffe, and Daniel Walker. 1999. "Knowledge Acquisition for Natural Resource Management." Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 23(1):71-82.  [abstract]

Hirsch Hadorn, Gertrude, David Bradley, Christian Pohl, Stephan Rist, and Urs Wiesmann. 2006. "Implications of transdisciplinarity for sustainability research." Ecological Economics 60(1):119-128. [PDF

ICSU. 2005. "Harnessing Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development." A report from the ICSU-ISTS-TWAS Consortium ad hoc Advisory Group, International Council for Science (ICSU).

Israel, Barbara, Amy Schultz, Edith Parker, and Adam Becker. 1998. "Review of Community-Based Research: Assessing Partnership Approaches to Improve Public Health." Annual Review of Public Health 19:173-202. [PDF]  

Johnston, Josée, Michael Gismondi, and James Goodman (eds.). 2006. Nature's Revenge: Reclaiming Sustainability in an Age of Corporate Globalization. Broadview Press, Peterborough, Ontario.

Juma, Calestous and Lee Yee-Cheong. 2005. Innovation: Applying Knowledge in Development. Task Force on Science, Technology and Innovation, U.N. Millennium Project. Earthscan, London. [PDF]

Kemp, René and Derk Loorbach. 2006. "Transition Management: A Reflexive Governance Approach." Pages 103-130 in J. Voss, D. Bauknecht, and R. Kemp, (eds.), Reflexive Governance for Sustainable Development, Edward Elgar, Northhampton, Massachusetts. [PDF]

Kothari, Anita and Rebecca Armstrong. 2011. "Community-based knowledge translation: unexplored opportunities." Implementation Science 6(59). [PDF]

Kristjanson, Patti, Robin S. Reid, Nancy Dickson, William C. Clark, Dannie Romney, Ranjitha Puskur, Susan MacMillan, and Delia Grace. 2009. "Linking International Agricultural Research Knowledge with Action for Sustainable Development." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106(13):5047-5052.  

Kuhndt, Michael and Justus von Geibler. 2002. "Developing a Sectoral Sustainability Indicator System Using the COMPASS Methodology." Futura 2(2):29-44. [abstract]  [PDF]

Kumar, Somesh. 2002. Methods for Community Participation: A Complete Guide for Practitioners. Intermediate Technology Development Group, Bourton on Dunsmore, U.K. [review (PDF)]

Lyman, Martha West. 2007. Community Forest Collaborative: A Community Investment Strategy. The Community Forest Collaborative, Trust for Public Land, Northern Forest Center, and Quebec-Labrador Foundation/Atlantic Center for the Environment. [PDF]

Medina, Martín. 2000. "Scavenger Cooperatives in Asia and Latin America." Resources, Conservation and Recycling 31(1):51-69.

Mendoza, G.A. and R. Prabhu. 2005. "Combining Participatory Modeling and Multi-criteria Analysis for Community-based Forest Management." Forest Ecology and Management 207(1-2):145-156. [abstract]

Mosse, David. 2005. Cultivating Development: An Ethnography of Aid Policy and Practice. Pluto Press, London. [PDF] [Chapter 6, "Consultant Knowledge" (PDF)] [review by P. Fountain] [review by B. Büscher (PDF)]

Nemarundwe, N. and M. Richards. 2002. "Participatory Methods for Exploring Livelihood Values Derived from Forests: Potential and Limitations." Pages 168-197 in M.K. Luckert and B.M. Campbell (eds.), Uncovering the Hidden Harvest: Valuation Methods for Woodland and Forest Resources. Earthscan, London.

Nylen, William. 2003. Participatory Democracy versus Elitist Democracy: Lessons from Brazil. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. [review]

O’Riordan, Tim and Susanne Stoll-Kleemann (eds.). 2002. Biodiversity, Sustainability and Human Communities: Protecting beyond the Protected. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 

Patt, Anthony, Pablo Suarez, and Chiedza Gwata. 2005. "Effects of Seasonal Climate Forecasts and Participatory Workshops among Subsistence Farmers in Zimbabwe." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102(35):12623-12628. [abstract]

Pereira, E., C. Queiroz, H. Pereira, and L. Vicente. 2005. "Ecosystem Services and Human Well-being: A Participatory Study in a Mountain Community in Portugal." Ecology and Society 10(2):14.

Peterson, Garry D., G.S. Cumming, and S.R. Carpenter. 2003. "Scenario Planning: A Tool for Conservation in an Uncertain World." Conservation Biology 17(2):358-366. [PDF]

Pretty, Jules N., I. Guijt, I. Scoones, and J. Thompson. 1995. A Trainer's Guide for Participatory Learning and Action. IIED, London.

Putnam, Robert D. 1993. "The Prosperous Community: Social Capital and Public Life." The American Prospect 4(13):35-42. [PDF]

Putnam, Robert D. 2000. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. Simon and Schuster, New York. [author interview 1; interview 2]

Rahman, M. Anisur. 1992. People's Self-development: Perspectives on Participatory Action Research. A Journey through Experience. Zed Books, London. [abstract]

Rahman, M. Anisur. 1998. "A Participatory DSS to Incorporate Local Knowledge for Resource and Environmental Management in Developing Countries." Department of Geography, Environmental Studies Faculty, University of Waterloo, Canada, 4 March.

Ramírez, R. 1999. "Participatory Learning and Communication Approaches for Managing Pluralism: Implications for Sustainable Forestry, Agriculture and Rural Development." Pages 17-28 in FAO (ed), Pluralism and Sustainable Forestry and Rural Development: Proceedings of the International Workshop on Pluralism and Sustainable Forestry and Rural Development, Rome, 1997. FAO, Rome.

Rao, K.S., R.K. Maikhuri, and K.G. Saxena. 1999. "Participatory Approach to Rehabilitation of Degraded Forest Lands: A Case Study in a High Altitude Village of Indian Himalaya." International Tree Crops Journal 10:1-17.

Read, Dwight. 2005. "Some observations on resilience and robustness in human systems." Cybernetics and Systems: An International Journal 36:773-802.

Reason, Peter and Hilary Bradbury. 2001. "Inquiry and participation in search of a world worthy of human aspiration." Pages 1-14 in P. Reason and H. Bradbury (eds.), Handbook of Action Research: Participative Inquiry and Practice, Sage Publications, Los Angeles. [PDF]

  • "A primary purpose of action research is to produce-practical knowledge that is useful to people in the everyday conduct of their lives. A wider purpose of action research is to contribute through this practical knowledge to the increased well-being — economic, political, psychological, spiritual - of human persons and communities, and to a more equitable and sustainable relationship with the wider ecology of the planet of which we are an intrinsic part." (p. 2)

Reid, R.S., D. Nkedianye, M.Y. Said, D. Kaelo, M. Neselle, O. Makui, L. Onetu, S. Kiruswa, N. Ole Kamuaro, P. Kristjanson, J. Ogutu, S.B. BurnSilver, M.J. Goldman, R.B. Boone, K.A. Galvin, N.M. Dickson, and W. C. Clark. 2009. "Evolution of Models to Support Community and Policy Action with Science: Balancing Pastoral Livelihoods and Wildlife Conservation in Savannas of East Africa." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 190(19):7565-7570. [PDF] [supporting information (PDF)]

Rennie, K.J. and N.C. Singh. 1996. Participatory Research for Sustainable Livelihoods: A Guidebook for Field Projects. International Institute for Sustainable Development, London.

Rogers, A. 1996. "Participatory Training: Using Critical Reflection on Experience in Agricultural Extension Training." In L. van Crowder (ed.), Training for Agricultural and Rural Development, FAO, Rome.

Roseland, Mark. 1997. "Dimensions of the Eco-city." Cities 14(14):197-202. [PDF]

Roseland, Mark. 1998. Toward Sustainable Communities: Resources for Citizens and their Governments. New Society Publishers, Gabriola Island, British Columbia.

Roseland, Mark. 2012. Toward sustainable communities: solutions for citizens and their governments. New Society Publishers. [PDF] 

Ross, Sheryl and Geoffrey Wall. 1999. "Ecotourism: Towards congruence between theory and practice." Tourism Management 20(1):123-132. [PDF

Santos, Rui, Paula Antunes, Gualter Baptista, Pedro Mateus, and Luísa Madruga. 2006. "Stakeholder participation in the design of environmental policy mixes." Ecological Economics 60(1):100–110. 

Setty, R. Siddappa, Kamal Bawa, Tamara Ticktin, and C. Made Gowda. 2008. "Evaluation of a Participatory Resource Monitoring System for Nontimber Forest Products: The Case of Amla (Phyllanthus spp.) Fruit Harvest by Soligas in South India." Ecology and Society 13(2):19.

Smith, Richard. 1973. "A Theoretical Basis for Participatory Planning." Policy Sciences 4(3):275-295. [abstract]

Spangenberg, Joachim H. 2011. "Sustainability Science: A Review, an Analysis and some Empirical Lessons." Environmental Conservation 38(3):275-287. [PDF] [related presentation]

Sudsawad, Pimjai. 2007. Knowledge Translation: Introduction to Models, Strategies, and Measures. National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research at the Southwest Educational Development Laboratory, Austin.  

Tàbara, J.D. and C. Pahl-Wostl. 2007. "Sustainability Learning in Natural Resource Use and Management." Ecology and Society 12(2):3.

UNCDP. 2012. The United Nations Development Strategy Beyond 2015. U.N. Committee for Development Policy. United Nations, New York. [PDF]

UNESCO. 2008. Reinventing Higher Education: Toward Participatory and Sustainable Development. Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Bangkok. [PDF

Valentin, Anke and Joachim H. Spangenberg. 2000. "A Guide to Community Sustainability Indicators." Environmental Impact Assessment Review 20:381-392. [PDF]

  • "It [the system] comprises environmental, economic, social, and institutional criteria with equal importance."

van de Kerkhof, Marleen. 2001. "A Survey on the Methodology of Participatory Integrated Assessment." IIASA Working Paper # IR-01-014, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis. Laxenburg, Austria. [PDF]

van den Hove, Sybille. 2000. "Participatory Approaches to Environmental Policy-making: The European Commission Climate Policy Process as a Case Study." Ecological Economics 33(3):457-472. [abstract]

van Kerkhoff, Lorrae and Louis Lebel. 2006. "Linking Knowledge and Action for Sustainable Development." Annual Review of Environment and Resources 31:1-33. [abstract]

Walker, Brian H., Stephen R. Carpenter, J.M. Anderies, N. Abel, G.S. Cumming, M. Janssen, L. Lebel, J. Norberg, G.D. Peterson, and R. Pritchard. 2002. "Resilience Management in Social-ecological Systems: A Working Hypothesis for a Participatory Approach." Conservation Ecology 6(1):14.

Ward, Vicky L., Allan O. House, and Susan Hamer. 2009. "Developing a Framework for Transferring Knowledge into Action: A Thematic Analysis of the Literature." Journal of Health Services Research and Policy 14(3):156-164. [PDF]

Ward, Vicky L., Allan O. House, and Susan Hamer. 2009. "Knowledge Brokering: Exploring the Process of Transferring Knowledge into Action." BMC Health Services Research 9:#12.

Weaver, Paul M. and Jan Rotmans. 2006. "Integrated Sustainability Assessment: What Is it, Why do It and How?" International Journal of Innovation and Sustainable Development 1(4):284-303. [abstract]

Wenger, Etienne and William Snyder. 2000. "Communities of Practice: The Organizational Frontier." Harvard Business Review January-February:139-145.

Wenger, Etienne, Richard McDermott, and William Snyder. 2002. Cultivating Communities of Practice: A Guide to Managing Knowledge. Harvard Business School Press, Cambridge. [PDF]

Wheatley, Margaret and Deborah Frieze. 2006. "Using emergence to take social innovations to scale." The Berkana Institute, Provo, Utah. [PDF]

Williams, Lee. 1995. "Participatory and Collaborative Applied Research Methods: Annotated Bibliography." University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Winter, Kevin. 2009. "Why Involve the Public? Case studies of public involvement in environmental initiatives in South Africa." Pages 240-249 in G. Wilson, P. Furniss, and R. Kimbowa (eds.), Environment, Development and Sustainability: perspectives and cases from around the world. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

World Health Organization. 2010.  Science-driven Innovations for Combating Maternal and Perinatal Ill-health: The G.R.E.A.T. P. (Guideline development, Research priorities, Evidence synthesis, Applicability of evidence, Transfer of knowledge). World Health Organization, Geneva.  [PDF]

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