These are my textbooks for the classes I’m taking this semester. There are more books that I’ll read for specific papers, so this represents about half of the reading. Yee-ha!
Best, Steven, and Douglas Kellner. 1997. The postmodern turn, Critical perspectives. New York: Guilford Press.
Bolman, Lee G., and Terrence E. Deal. 2008. Reframing organizations : artistry, choice, and leadership. 4th ed, The Jossey-Bass business & management series. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Bosch, David Jacobus. 1991. Transforming mission : paradigm shifts in theology of mission, American Society of Missiology series. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books.
Creswell, John W. 2009. Research design : qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches. 3rd ed. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications.
Hatch, Mary Jo, and Ann L. Cunliffe. 2006. Organization theory : modern, symbolic, and postmodern perspectives. 2nd ed. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press.
Heifetz, Ronald A., and Martin Linsky. 2002. Leadership on the line : staying alive through the dangers of leading. Boston, Mass.: Harvard Business School Press.
Heitink, Gerben. 1999. Practical theology : history, theory, action domains : manual for practical theology, Studies in practical theology. Grand Rapids, Mich.: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co.
Kärkkäinen, Veli-Matti. 2002. Introduction to ecclesiology : ecumenical, historical & global perspectives. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press.
Northouse, Peter Guy. 2010. Leadership : theory and practice. 5th ed. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications.
Roxburgh, Alan J., Fred Romanuk, and Leadership Network (Dallas Tex.). 2006. The missional leader : equipping your church to reach a changing world. 1st ed. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
Van Gelder, Craig, and Dwight J. Zscheile. 2011. The missional church in perspective : mapping trends and shaping the conversation, The missional network. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Academic.
Welker, Michael. 1994. God the Spirit. 1st English-language ed. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.