New Book on Complex Problem Solving Available

NCDD member Adam Kahane has recently published a book entitled Solving Tough Problems: An Open Way of Talking, Listening, and Creating New Realities, published by Berrett-Koehler. Based on Adam's extensive experience solving complex problems in conflictual and changing environments all over the world, he offers a "simple but not easy" approach to problem-solving. Using examples from families, corporations, governments, and nonprofits, Kahane explores the connection between individual and systemic transformation, and shows how to move beyond politeness and formal statements, beyond routine debate and defensiveness, towards deeper and more productive dialogue and action. To contact Adam, visit his website: email: or call (978) 232-3500 ext. 30.

Added by Amy Lang on June 28, 2005