Uncertainment Bibliography  

Anderson, R., and Braud, W. Transforming Self and Others Through Research: transpersonal research methods and skills for the human sciences and humanities. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2011.

Argyris, C.  Action science: concepts, methods, and skills for research and intervention. San Francisco: Jossey‐Bass, 1985.  

Arnold, T. The Power of Healthy Tension: Overcome Chronic Issues and Conflicting Values Paperback. HRD Press, 2017.

Banyai, I. Zoom. New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1995.

Barad, K. Meeting the Universe Halfway: Quantum Physics and the Entanglement of Matter and Meaning. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007.

Barnett, R. Imagining the University. New Studies in Critical Realism and Education. 1st ed., Routledge, 2013. 


Basseches, M. “The Development of Dialectical Thinking as an Approach to
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Bhaskar, R. Enlightened Common Sense: The Philosophy of Critical Realism. 1st ed., Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2016. Ontological Explorations.

--- , Danermark, B., and Price, L. Interdisciplinarity and Wellbeing: A Critical Realist General Theory of Interdisciplinarity. Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2016.

Bohm, D. On Dialogue. Edited by L. Nichol. New York: Routledge, 1996.

--- . On Creativity. Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 1996.

Briggs, W. The Philosophy Of Uncertainty.

Bunzl, M. Uncertainty and the Philosophy of Climate Change. Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2014.

Butcher, C. A. The Cloud of Unknowing. Boulder, CO: Shambhala Press, 2009.

Carse. J. P. Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility. New York, NY: Free Press, 1986.

Chia, R. C. H., and Holt, R. Strategy Without Design: The Silent Efficacy of Indirect Action. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Chisholm, B., and Harrison, J., editor. The Wisdom of Not-Knowing: Essays on psychotherapy, Buddhism and life experience.  Axminster, UK: Triarchy Press Ltd, 2016.

Chödrön, P. Comfortable with Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion. Boulder, CO: Shambhala Press, 2003.


Colapietro, V.M. Peirce's Approach to the Self: A Semiotic Perspective on Human Subjectivity. SUNY Press, 1988. SUNY Series in Philosophy.


Coleman, P.T., and Ferguson, R. Making Conflict Work: Harnessing the Power of Disagreement. New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.

Conklin, J. Dialogue Mapping: Building Shared Understanding of Wicked Problems. 2005.

Crease, R. P., and Goldhaber, A. S. The Quantum Moment: How Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg Taught Us to Love Uncertainty. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2014.

Damasio, A. The Feeling of What Happens: Body and Emotion in the Making of Consciousness. New York, NY: Mariner Books, 2003.

Da’oud E.C., et al, and Cohen B.B., adapter, and Johnson D., editor. Groundworks: Narratives of Embodiment. Paperback. North Atlantic Books, 1997.

Dewey, J. Art and Experience. “The Quest for Certainty”.

Diperna, D., and Augustine, H. B. The Coming Waves: Evolution, Transformation and Action in an Integral Age. Tucson, AZ: Integral Publishing House, 2013.

Elbow, P. Bringing the rhetoric of assent and the believing game together‐‐And into the classroom. College English, 2005. 

Feynman, R. P. The Meaning Of It All: Thoughts Of A Citizen-scientist. New York, NY: Basic Books, 1998.

Frank, K., and McHose, C. How Life Moves: Explorations in Meaning and Body Awareness.  Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 2006.

Gendlin, E. T. Focusing. New York, NY: Bantam Books, 1987.

Grossinger, R. Dark Pool of Light. The Neuroscience, Evolution, and Ontology of Consciousness. Vol. 2, Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 2012.

Gunnlaugson, O., Scott, C., Bai, H., and Sarath, E. W., editor. The Intersubjective Turn: Theoretical Approaches to Contemplative Learning and Inquiry Across Disciplines. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2018.

---, and Brabant, M., editor. Cohering the Integral We Space: Engaging Collective Emergence, Wisdom and Healing in Groups. Tucson, AZ: Integral Publishing House, 2016.

---, Sarath, E. W., Scott, C., and Bai, H., editor. Contemplative Learning and Inquiry across Disciplines. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2015.

Habermas, J. Moral Consciousness and Communicative Action. Translated by C. Lenhardt, and S. W. Nicholsen. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1999.

Habermas, J. Postmetaphysical Thinking: philosophical essays. Polity, 1995.

Habermas, J. Postmetaphysical Thinking II. Translated by C. Cronin, 1st ed., Polity, 2017.

Habermas, J., and Lawrence F. The Philosophical Discourse of Modernity: Twelve Lectures. The MIT Press, 1987. Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought.

Hamilton, A. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Wittgenstein and On Certainty. 1st ed., Routledge, 2008. Routledge Philosophy GuideBooks.

Haraway, D. J. Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2016.

Hartley, L. Wisdom of the Body Moving: An Introduction to Body-Mind Centering. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 1995.

Hayles, N. K. Unthought: The Power of the Cognitive Nonconscious. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2017.

--- . How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1999.

Herzig, M., and Chasin L. A Nuts and Bolts Guide from the Public Conversations Project Fostering Dialogue Across Divides. Retrieved from the Public Conversations Project. 

Hiebert, T. In Praise of Nonsense: Aesthetics, Uncertainty, and Postmodern Identity. Montreal, ON: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2012.

Hofstadter, D. R. I Am a Strange Loop. New York, NY: Basic Books, 2008.

Holman, P., Devane T., and Cady S. The Change Handbook: The Definitive Resource on Today's Best Methods for Engaging Whole Systems. 

Inglis, J. “Matching Public Interaction Skills with Desired Outcomes.”  International Journal of Public Participation. Volume 1, Issue 2, 2007.

Isaacs, W. Dialogue and the Art of Thinking Together. New York, NY: Random House, 1999.

Johnson, D. H. Groundworks: Narratives of Embodiment. San Francisco, CA: North Atlantic Books, 1997.

Johnson, M. Embodied Mind, Meaning, and Reason: How Our Bodies Give Rise to Understanding. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2017.

---, . The Meaning of the Body: Aesthetics of Human Understanding.  Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2007.


Kahneman, D., Slovic, P., and Tversky, A., editor. Judgment under uncertainty:
Heuristics and biases
. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1982.

Kegan, R., and Lahey, L. How the way we talk can change the way we work: Seven languages for transformation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey‐Bass, 2001.

Kegan, R., In over our heads: The mental demands of modern life. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1994.

---, The Evolving Self: Problem and Process in Human Development. Cambridge, MA:
Harvard University Press, 1982.

King, P. M. and Kitchener, K. S. Developing reflective judgment: Understanding and promoting intellectual growth and critical thinking in adolescents and adults. San Francisco: Jossey‐Bass, 1994.

Lakoff, G. Women, fire, and dangerous things: What categories reveal about the mind. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1987.

Lakoff, G., and Johnson, M. Philosophy in the Flesh: the Embodied Mind & its Challenge to Western Thought.  New York, NY: Basic Books, 1999.

Laske, O. Dialectical Thinking for Integral Leaders.  Tucson, AZ: Integral Publishing House, 2015.

Leonard, A., Morelli, M., Patten, T., and Wilber, K. Integral Life Practice. Boston, MA: Integral Books, 2008.

Marshall, P. A Complex Integral Realist Perspective: Towards A New Axial Vision.  Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2016.

Maturana, H. R., and Varela, F. J. The Tree of Knowledge: The Biological Roots of Human Understanding. Boulder, CO: Shambhala Press, 1992. 


McFague, S. Models of God. Paperback. Fortress Press, 1987.

Mille Boier, M., Roehl, H., and Knuth, M. Mapping Dialogue: Essential Tools for Social Change.  Taos, NM: The Taos Institute Publications, 2008.

Miller, G. W., Ethridge, P. and Tarlow Morgan, K., ed. Exploring Body-Mind Centering: An Anthology of Experience and Method. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 2011.

Moyal-Sharrock, D., Brenner W., editors. Understanding of Wittgenstein's On Certainty. Hardcover. 1st ed., Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

Murray, T., Ross, S. and Inglis, J. Handouts for: “Tools for Dealing with Uncertainty, Ambiguity, and Paradox: Reflective Methods for Group Development”. Vol. 2, NCDD, 2008. A workshop at NCDD, 2008. 

Murray, T., and Ross, S. “Toward integral dialog: Provisional guidelines for online forums.” Integral Review, vol. 3, 2006, p. 4‐13. Available online at integral‐ 

Nietzsche, F. The Twilight of the Idols. Indianapolis, IN, Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., 1997.

Obolensky, N. Complex Adaptive Leadership. 1st ed., Gower Publishing Co, 2010.

Olsen, A., and McHose, C. Bodystories: A Guide to Experiential Anatomy
Lebanon, NH: UPNE, 2014.

Peterson, J. B. Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief. 1st ed., Routledge, 1999.


Poerksen, B. The Certainty of Uncertainty: Dialogues Introducing Constructivism. Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic, 2004.

Polanyi, M. Personal Knowledge: Towards a Post-Critical Philosophy. University Of Chicago, 1974.    


Polanyi, M., and Grene, M., editor. Knowing and Being: Essays by Michael Polanyi. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1969.


Rees, J., and Sullivan, W. Clean Language: Revealing Metaphors and Opening Minds. Carmarthen, UK: Crown House Publishing, Ltd., 2008.

Rendon, L. I. Sentipensante (Sensing/Thinking) Pedagogy: Educating for Wholeness, Social Justice and Liberation. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing LLC, 2009.


Ross, S. “Toward An Integral Process Theory Of Human Dynamics: Dancing The Universal Tango.” Integral Review, Vol. 1 No. 1, p. 64. 

Scharmer, O. Theory U: Leading from the Future as it Emerges. 2007.

Shaw, P., and Stacey, R. Experiencing Spontaneity, Risk & Improvisation in Organizational Life: Working Live (Complexity as the Experience of Organizing). Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2005.

--- . Changing Conversations in Organizations: A Complexity Approach to Change. Abingdon, OX: Routledge, 2002.

Silsbee, D. Presence-Based Leadership: Complexity Practices for Clarity, Resilience, and Results That Matter. Ashville, NC: Yes! Global, Inc., 2018.


--- . The Mindful Coach: Seven Roles for Facilitating Leader Development. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2010.

--- . Presence-Based Coaching: Cultivating Self-Generative Leaders Through Mind, Body, and Heart. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2010.

Sloterdijk, P. Critique of Cynical Reason. Minneapolis, MN: University Of Minnesota Press, 1987.

--- . Not Saved: Essays After Heidegger. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2017.

Smith, K. K., and Berg, D. N. Paradoxes of Group Life: Understanding Conflict, Paralysis, and Movement in Group Dynamics. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1997.


Tainter, J. A. The Collapse of Complex Societies (New Studies in Archaeology). Cambridge University Press, 1990.


Taleb, N. N.. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable. New York: Random House, 2007.

Torbert, B., and associates. Action Inquiry: The secret of timely and transforming leadership. San Francisco: Berrett‐Koehler, 2004.

Thompson, E. Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2017.

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Watts, A. W. The Wisdom of Insecurity: a Message for an Age of Anxiety. New York, NY: Vintage, 1951.

Wittgenstein, L. Anscombe, G.E.M., and von Wright, G.H., editor. On Certainty. New York, NY: Harper Perennial Modern Thought, 1972.

Žižek, S. Less Than Nothing: Hegel And The Shadow Of Dialectical Materialism. London, UK: Verso, 2013.

Updated September 3, 2018
Lisa Norton