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Crosweller M (1994) Bushfire! Looking to the Future. Paper presented at the Bushfire! Looking to the Future Conference, Sydney, Australia: Envirobook Publishing, 91-97.

Crosweller M (2013) SPEECH: Humility in action. Australian Journal of Emergency Management, The 28(3): 62-63.

Crosweller M (2015a) How a change in thinking might change the inevitability in disasters. Australian Journal of Emergency Management 30(3): 48-55.

Crosweller M (2015b) Improving our capability to better plan for, respond to, and recover from severe-to-catastrophic level disasters. Australian Journal of Emergency Management, The 30(4): 41-45.

Crosweller M (2016) Thinking differently, leading differently: lessons from the Canberra fires, 2003. Collingwood: CSIRO.

Crosweller M (2019) Land use planning and the capacity to be resilient to climate change. Newplanner (September 2019): 10-11.

Crosweller M and Tschakert P (2019) Climate change and disasters: The ethics of leadership. WIREs Climate Change.

Wamsler, C., Reeder, L., Crosweller, M. (2020), The being of urban resilience, in: Burayidi, M. Allen, A., Twigg, J., Wamsler, C. (eds), Handbook of Urban Resilience, Routledge

Crosweller, M. (ed.) 2020. Ethical heroism and emergency services leadership, Redland Bay, QLD: Connor Court Publishing pty Ltd.

Crosweller, M. & Tschakert, P. 2020. Disaster management leadership and policy making: a critical examination of communitarian and individualistic understandings of resilience and vulnerability. Climate Policy, 1-19.

Atkins, P.,Crosweller, M., Jackson, M., Kinnear, P., Moreton, M., Mugford, S and Styles, M., Trust, Social Cohesion and Resilience: A Conversation-Starter for Australia | GAP Taskforce on National Resilience

Crosweller, M.: Learning from the Past June 2021

Crosweller, M, Tschakert, P: Disaster management and the need for a reinstated social contract of shared responsibility

Crosweller, M.: Disaster management and the need for a relational leadership framework founded upon compassion, care, and justice  February 2022

Crosweller, M.: Disaster management leadership and the need for virtue, mindfulness, and practical wisdom September 2022


Interviews and Media

The Ethics of Climate Emergencies: Myf Warhurst on ABC Radio, Thursday 29 August 2019

Climate Change and Resilience: Robert McLean’s podcast November 17 2019

Canberra Shapers Interview with Mark Crosweller: Radio1 RPH January 31, 2020

The National Security Podcast: Policy challenges of responding to climate change and COVID-19

Video panel: Compassion in a time of pandemic – Reflections from Australia: the Ethics of Compassionate Leadership, 19 May 2020

Australian Disaster Resilience Knowledge Hub: in conversation with Mark Crosweller on the ethics of disaster risk reduction and resilience May 2021

Podcast: How ethical leadership improves our organisations and their capacity to deal with risk, reduce harm and create a better world July 2021

Podcast: Crisis Leadership Insights October 2021

Video: “What stops virtue? – A conversation about those things that block us from being compassionate”, an Australian Compassionate Council interview with Mark Crosweller and Gwen Pinnington