UNM School of Medicine

Building a Respectful Campus: Recommended Reading


  • Mobbing: Emotional Abuse in the American Workplace
    Noa Davenport, Ruth Distler Schwartz, Gail Pursell Elliot; Civil Society Publishing; 2005.
    The definitive book on mobbing.
  • Bully Free at Work: What You Can Do to Stop Workplace Bullying Now
    Valerie Cade; The Performance Curve International Publishing Co.; 2008.
    Gives advice to individuals who are dealing with bullies in the workplace.
  • Rude Awakenings: Overcoming the Civility Crisis in the Workplace
    Giovinella Gonthier; Dearborn Trade Publishing; 2002.
    Written for managers and those at the institutional level.
  • The Complete Guide to Understanding, Controlling, and Stopping Bullies and Bullying at Work
    Margaret R. Kohut; Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.; 2008.
    Gives examples, or case studies, of workplace bullying and mobbing.
  • Building A Culture of Respect: Managing Bullying at Work
    Edited by Noreen Tehrani; CRC Press; 2001.
    Textbook-like format. Each chapter written by leaders in the field in the UK. Chapters heavily referenced.
    Focuses on the development of an organizational culture that promotes the dignity of all employees.
  • Working with Emotional Intelligence
    Daniel Goleman; Bantam Dell; 1998.
    This book is a classic on emotional intelligence in the workplace. Re-issued in 2006.
  • The Bully at Work: What You Can Do to Stop the Hurt and Reclaim Your Dignity on the Job
    Gary Namie, Ruth Namie; Sourcebook, Inc.; 2009.
    Gives advice to individuals who are dealing with bullies in the workplace.



  • www.mobbing-usa.com
    Website of the authors of Mobbing: Emotional Abuse in the American Workplace.
  • www.unm.edu/~plutgen/
    Pamela Lutgen-Sandvik's Homepage
    Homepage of Dr. Pamela Lutgen-Sandvik, Assistant Professor in the Department of Communications and Journalism at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Lutgen-Sandvik’s teaching and research is in the area of organizational communication.
  • www.mobbingportal.com
    The Mobbing Portal
    A scholarly website aimed at an international audience.
  • www.workplacebullying.org
    Workplace Bullying Institute
    The website of an organization that provides advice for individuals, research, public education, consulting for employers and legislative advocacy.