Restoring Community

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New Books - Spring, 2018

These books and other items have recently been received and cataloged in the IIRP Graduate School Library. Items appear with Library of Congress catalog numbers and links to publisher sites and/or other information sources.

Restorative Practices - General

Boyes-Watson, C., & Pranis, K. (2010). Heart of hope: A guide for using peacemaking circles to develop emotional literacy, promote healing and build healthy relationships. St. Paul, MN: Living Justice Press.
HV1421 .B69 2010 About this book

Ellison, S. S. (2016). Taking the war out of our words: The art of non-defensive communication. [Sunriver, OR]: Voices of Integrity.
BF637.C45 .E45 2016  |  About this book

Fox, D. (2018). Family group conferencing with children and young people: Advocacy approaches, variations and impacts. Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.
HV697 .F69 2018 About this book

Schools & Education

Brown, M. A. (2018). Creating restorative schools: Setting schools up to succeed. St. Paul, MN: Living Justice Press.
LC210.5 .B76 2017  |  About this book

Hansberry, B., & Hansberry, C.-L. (2018). How to do restorative peer mediation in your school: A quick-start kit - including online resources. London, England: Jessica Kingsley.
LB1027.5 .H3378 2018 About this book

Rollnick, S., Kaplan, S. G., & Rutschman, R. (2016). Motivational interviewing in schools: Conversations to improve behavior and learning. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
LB1027.5 .R588 2016  |  About this book

Singleton, G. E. (2015). Courageous conversations about race: A field guide to achieving equity in schools (2nd ed.) Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin.
LC 213.2 .S58 2015  |  About this book

Restorative Justice

Aertsen, I., & Pali, B. (Eds.). (2017).  Critical restorative justice. Oxford, England: Hart.
K970 .C79 2017 About this book

Armour, M., & Umbrett, M. (2018). Violence, restorative justice and forgiveness: Dyadic forgiveness and energy shifts in restorative justice dialogue. London, England: Jessica Kingsley.
RC451.4 .P68 2018  |  About this book

Hayden, A., Gelsthorpe, L., Kingi, V., & Morris, A. (Eds.). (2014). A restorative approach to family violence: Changing tack. Farnham, England: Ashgate.
KUQ4077 .R47 2014 About this book

Pali, B., & Aertsen, I. (2018). Restoring justice and security in intercultural Europe. London, England: Routledge.
HV9960.E85 .R47 2018 About this book

Vanfraechem, I., & Aertsen, I. (Eds.). (2018). Action research in criminal justice: Restorative justice approaches in intercultural settings. London, England: Routledge.
HV8688 .A28 2018  |  About this book

Faith-Based Perspectives & Initiatives

Conway, T. D., McCarthy, D. M., & Schieber, V. (Eds). (2017). Redemption and restoration: A Catholic perspective on restorative justice. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press.
BR115.J8 .R43 2017  |  About this book

Organizations, Leadership, Human Resources

Axelrod, R. H. (2010). Terms of engagement: New ways of leading and changing organizations. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koeher.
HD58.8 .A94 2010  |  About this book

Beckhard, R., & Harris, R. T. (1987). Organizational transitions: Managing complex change. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
HD58.8 .B4 1987  |  About this book

Bornsein, R. (2011). Fundraising advice for college and university presidents: An insider's guide. Washington, DC: AGB Press.
LB2336 .B67 2011  |  About this book

Dalio, R.  (2017). Principles. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.
HG5386 .D167 2017 About this book

Garratt, B. (1987). The learning organization: Developing democracy at work. London, England: HarperCollins Business.
HD31 .G34 1987  |  About this book

Helm, P. R. (2012). The development committee. Washington, DC: AGB Press.
LB2342.5 .H45 2012  |  About this book

Kinlaw, D. C. (1995). The practice of empowerment: Making the most of human competence. Aldershot, England: Gower.
HD59.5 .K56 1995  |  About this book

Patterson, K. Grenny, J., McMillan, R., & Switzler, A. (2002). Crucial conversations: Tools for talking when the stakes are high. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.
BF637.C45 .C78 2002 About this book

Sutton, R. (2010). The no asshole rule: Building a civilised workplace and surviviing one that isn’t. London, England: Piatkus.
HD58.7 .S88 2010  |  About this book

Sutton, R. I. (2010). Good boss, bad boss: How to be the best … and learn from the worst. New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing.
HF5549.12 .S88 2010  |  About this book

Sutton, R. I. (2017). The asshole survival guide: How to deal with people who treat you like dirt. New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
HD58.7 .S934 2017 About this book

Weisbord, M. R. (1987). Productive workplaces: Organizing and managing for dignity, meaning, and community. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
HD31 .W424 1987  |  About this book

Willett, A. (2017). Leading the unleadable: How to manage mavericks, cynics, divas, and other difficult people. New York, NY: American Management Association.
HD57.7 .W533 2017  |  About this book

Willink, J., & Babin, L. (2015). Extreme ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALS lead and win. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press.
DS79.764.A63 .W55 2015  |  About this book

Worth, M. (2017). Leading the campaign: The president and fundraising in higher education (2nd ed.). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
LB2336 .W69 2017  |  About this book


Bloom, P. (2016). Against empathy: The case for rational compassion. New York, NY: HarperCollins.
BJ1475 .B56 2016  |  About this book

Cooper, H. (2016). Ethical choices in research: Managing data, writing reports, and publishing results in the social sciences. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
HC2 .C5858 2016 About this book

Farrell, W., & Gray, J. (2018). The boy crisis: Why our boys are struggling and what we can do about it. Dallas, TX: Benbella Books.
HQ755.F37 2018  |  About this book

Harvard Law Review Association. (2016). The bluebook: A uniform system of citation (20th ed.). Cambridge, MA: Author.
REF KF245 .U55 2016  About this book