Influences on Thus Thought

Books
Armstrong, Thomas. 7 Kinds of Smart: Identifying and Developing Your Multiple Intelligences. New American Library (October, 1999). ISBN-13: 978-0452281370
Bornstein, David. How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, Updated Edition. Oxford University Press (September 17, 2007). ISBN-13: 978-0195334760
Brown, Michael Jacoby. Building Powerful Community Organizations: A Personal Guide to Creating Groups that Can Solve Problems and Change the World. Long Haul Press (2006). ISBN-13: 978-0977151806
Collier, Paul. The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It. Oxford University Press (August 22, 2008). ISBN-13: 978-0195373387
Dennison, Paul. Brain Gym: Teacher's Edition Revised. Edu-Kinesthetics, Inc. (1994). ISBN-13: 978-0942143027
Heath, Chip. Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. Random House (2007). ISBN-13: 978-1400064281
Mortenson, Greg. Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time. Penguin (January 30, 2007). ISBN-13: 978-0143038252
Polak, Paul. Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail. Berrett-Koehler Publishers (February 1, 2008). ISBN-13: 978-1576754498
Wood, John. Leaving Microsoft to Change the World: An Entrepreneur's Odyssey to Educate the World's Children. Collins Business (September 4, 2007). ISBN-13: 978-0061121081
Yunus, Muhammad. Banker To The Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty. PublicAffairs (October 14, 2003). ISBN-13: 978-1586481988
Papers
Millennium Villages Handbook: A Practitioner's Guide to the Millennium Villages Approach. The Earth Institute at Columbia University (June 18, 2008)
Positive Deviance (A Community Based Approach to Solving Community Problems). Vol. I No. 2. The Positive Deviance Initiative (April, 2004)