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We owe a great debt to Elizabeth Parks, Ph.D. Dr. Parks’ research was a catalyst for the Listening Project. Embracing a mixed method approach that draws from both social sciences and humanities, her current research focuses on the ways in which cultural diversity and embodied difference impacts perceptions and practices of “good listening” that ultimately promote ethical dialogue across difference.

Additional Resources

Brownell, Judi. "The Skills of Listening-Centered Communication.” In Listening and Human Communication in the 21st Century, edited by Andrew D. Wolvin, 141-155. Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

Lipari, Lisbeth. "Listening, Thinking, Being." Communication Theory 20, no. 3 (2010): 348.

Lipari, Lisbeth. "Listening, Thinking, Being : Toward an Ethics of Attunement." University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2014.

Stewart, John. “Empathic and Dialogic Listening.” In Bridges Not Walls : A Book about Interpersonal Communication, edited by John Stewart, 225-244. 11the ed. Dubuque, Iowa: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 2012.

Treasure, Julian. “Conscious Listening.” YouTube Video, 19:30, TEDxDanubia 2011, April 16, 2011. 

Ury, William. “The Power of Listening.” YouTube Video, 15:40, TEDxSanDiego, January 7, 2015.