Articles

Viewpoint Learning’s principals have authored numerous articles and books on questions of governance, leadership and learning. Below is a sampling of articles published in recent years:

Toward Wiser Public Judgment MOVING BEYOND POLLS AND FOCUS GROUPS (CHAPTER)
January, 2011
by Steven Rosell and Heidi Gantwerk
San Jose Mercury News OPINION: GIVE AMERICANS REAL CHOICES, AND THEY WILL FIND COMMON GROUND
San Jose Mercury News
July, 2010
by Steven A. Rosell and Robert L. Bixby
Huffpost Politics IT’S TIME TO REALLY ENGAGE AMERICANS IN HEALTH REFORM (PDF VERSION)
Huffington Post Politics
August, 2009
by Daniel Yankelovich
THE CALIFORNIA GOVERNMENT WE WANT: DIALOGUES WITH CALIFORNIANS THE CALIFORNIA GOVERNMENT WE WANT: DIALOGUES WITH CALIFORNIANS
Presented to the California Forward Conference on Getting Past Gridlock – Achieving Fiscal Reform
Sacramento
September, 2008
by Steven Rosell and Heidi Gantwerk
(PDF, 49 K)
THE NEXT BIG STEP IN DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY THE NEXT BIG STEP IN DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY
Kettering Review
Fall, 2006
by Daniel Yankelovich, Steven Rosell, Heidi Gantwerk, and Will Friedman
(PDF, 215 K)
PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT IN CALIFORNIA: ESCAPING THE VICIOUS CYCLE PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT IN CALIFORNIA: ESCAPING THE VICIOUS CYCLE
National Civic Review
Fall, 2006
by Daniel Yankelovich and Isabella Furth
(PDF, 312 K)
NEW MODELS FOR CIVIC ENGAGEMENT NEW MODELS FOR CIVIC ENGAGEMENT
Presentation to the International City Manager’s Association
San Antonio, Texas
September, 2006
by Heidi Gantwerk
(PDF, 362 K)
Rediscovering Market Segmentation REDISCOVERING MARKET SEGMENTATION
The Harvard Business Review
February, 2006
by Daniel Yankelovich and David Meer
(PDF, 290 K)
Ferment and Change: Higher Education in 2015 FERMENT AND CHANGE: HIGHER EDUCATION IN 2015
The Chronicle of Higher Education/Chronicle Review
November, 2005
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 66 K)
The Role of Colleges in an Era of Mistrust THE ROLE OF COLLEGES IN AN ERA OF MISTRUST
The Chronicle of Higher Education/Chronicle Review
September, 2005
by Daniel Yankelovich and Isabella Furth
(PDF, 69 K)
Poll Positions POLL POSITIONS
Foreign Affairs
September/October, 2005
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 176 K)
Americans are split in two along party and religious lines. Yet, significant majorities are starting to come together based on discontent with the war in Iraq, U.S. standing in the Muslim world, and illegal immigration.
Daniel Yankelovich: The Thought Leader Interview DANIEL YANKELOVICH: THE THOUGHT LEADER INTERVIEW
Strategy + Business Magazine of Booz Allen Hamilton
June, 2005
(PDF, 116 K)
An interview with Daniel Yankelovich, America’s most eminent pollster, who says the current epidemic of business scandals must be healed through a shift in norms, not laws.
Communicating under Conditions of Mistrust COMMUNICATION UNDER CONDITIONS OF MISTRUST
Presentation to the Higher Education Roundtable, UCSD
May, 2005
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 273 K)
ChoiceDialogues and Deliberative Polls: Two Approaches to Deliberative Democracy CHOICE-DIALOGUES AND DELIBERATIVE POLLS: TWO APPROACHES TO DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY
National Civic Review
Winter, 2004
by James S. Fishkin and Steven A. Rosell
(PDF, 88 K)
A Missing Step in the Governance Process A MISSING STEP IN THE GOVERNANCE PROCESS
Development
December, 2004
by Steven A. Rosell
(PDF, 111 K)
Development is the journal of the Society for International Development.
Creating Strategic Dialogue CREATING STRATEGIC DIALOGUE
Financial Times Handbook of Management, Third Edition
November, 2004
by Daniel Yankelovich and Steven A. Rosell
(PDF, 81 K)
Across the Red-Blue Divide: How to Start a Conversation ACROSS THE RED-BLUE DIVIDE: HOW TO START A CONVERSATION
The Christian Science Monitor
October, 2004
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 128 K)
Speaking Truth to Power SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER
Renewable Resources Journal
Summer, 2004
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 55 K)
Renewable Resources Journal is the journal of the Renewable Natural Resources Foundation
Winning Greater Influence for Science WINNING GREATER INFLUENCE FOR SCIENCE
Issues in Science and Technology
Summer, 2004, 20th anniversary issue
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 66K)
Issues in Science and Technology is an online journal for discussion of public policy related to the interactions of science, engineering, and medicine with society
Winning the War of Ideas WINNING THE WAR OF IDEAS
Spirituality and Health
October, 2003
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 48 K)
Giving Citizens a Voice in Health Care Policy in Canada GIVING CITIZENS A VOICE IN HEALTH CARE POLICY IN CANADA
British Medical Journal
May, 2003
by Judith Maxwell, Steven Rosell and Pierre-Gerlier Forest
(PDF, 84 K)
Many countries are struggling to set up good ways of eliciting the views of patients. In Canada, dialogue sessions with members of the public have been used to reframe the healthcare contract.
How Societies Learn: Adapting The Welfare State To The Global Economy HOW SOCIETIES LEARN: ADAPTING THE WELFARE STATE TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
The First Hans Zetterberg Lecture
City-universitëtet, Stockholm, Sweden
May, 1997
by Daniel Yankelovich
(PDF, 150 K)

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