Book Chapters



Bec, A., Moyle, B., McLennan, C., and Keast, R, 2018, Strategies for Building Community Resilience to Long-term structural Change in the Mackay and Whitsunday Regions of Queensland, Australia, in J. Cheer & A. Lew (eds) Tourism, Resilience and Sustainability, Routledge Abingdon, UK (167-183) (publisher)


Farr-Wharton, B, Keast, R, 2015, 'Scaling up networks for starving artists', in Ayres, S & Flinders, M (eds), Policy and Politics, Advancing Knowledge in public and social policy, Speical Issue: How does collaborative governance scale?, vol. 43, Number 3, pp. 425-441, Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISSN: 0305-5736, Online ISSN: 1470-8442 [publisher]


Brown, K, Laue, M, Tafur, J, Mahmood, M, Scherrer, P & Keast R 2014, 'An integrated approach to strategic asset management', in AV Gheorghe, M Masera & PF Katina (eds), Infranomics: sustainability, engineering design and governance, vol. 24, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 57-74. ISBN: 9783319024936  [publisher]


Barraket, J, Keast, R & Newton, C (2014), ‘Spontaneous volunteering’, in Volunteering Australian perspectives, The Federation Press.  [publisher]


Keast, R ( 2014), Competition – Collaboration Dilemma: The Perverse Effects of Mix Service Integration Policy Approaches in Queensland, in K Farnsworth, Z Irving & M Fenger (eds), Social policy review 26, Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN: 9781447315568  [publisher]


Keast, R & Waterhouse, J (2014), ‘Collaborative networks and Innovation: The negotiation-management nexus’, in C Ansell & J Torfing (eds), Public innovation through collaboration and design, Routledge, Abingdon, UK. ISBN: 9780415858595  [publisher]


Mandell, MP & Keast, R (2014), ‘Managing strategically in collaborative networks: The importance of strategic leveraging’ in P Joyce, John Bryson & M Holzer (eds), Developments in strategic and public management, Palgrave MacMillan, Hampshire, UK. ISBN: 9781137336965


Keast, R 2014, ‘Network theory: tracks and trajectories: Where from, where to?’ in R Keast, MP Mandell & R Agranoff (eds), Network theory in the public sector: building new theoretical frameworks, Routledge, Taylor & Francis, New York, USA, pp. 15-32. ISBN: 9780415843959 [pdf]


Keast, R & Mandell, MP 2014, ‘A composite theory of leaderships and management: process catalyst and strategic leveraging – theory of deliberate action in collaborative networks’ in R Keast, MP Mandell & R Agranoff (eds), Network theory in the public sector: building new theoretical frameworks, Routledge, Taylor & Francis, New York, USA, pp. 33-50. ISBN: 9780415843959  [publisher]


Donnet, T & Keast, R. 2014, ‘Airport enclaves: bridging boundary tensions between airports and cities’, In J O'Flynn, D Blackman & J Halligan (eds), Crossing Boundaries in

Public Management and Policy, Routledge, London, pp. 280-293. ISBN: 9780415678247  [publisher]


Mandell, MP & Keast, RL 2013, 'Innovation, networks and leadership', in SP Osborne & L Brown (eds), Handbook of innovation in public services, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 347-359. ISBN: 9781849809757  [publisher]


Brown, K, Keast, R, Waterhouse, J, Murphy, G & Mandell, M 2012, 'Co-management to solve homelessness: wicked solutions for wicked problems', in V Pestoff, T Brandsen & B Verschuere (eds), New public governance, the third sector and co-production, Routledge critical studies in public management, Routledge, New York, USA, pp. 211-226. ISBN: 9780203152294.  [publisher]


Brown, K, Burgess, J, Festing, M, Keast, R, Royer, S, Steffen, C & Waterhouse, J 2010, ‘Public policy to enhance cluster development’, In R Subramanian, M Thorpe, and C Jayachandran (eds), Business clusters: partnering for strategic advantage, Routledge, Taylor & Francis, New Delhi, India. ISBN: 9780415602310  [publisher]


Brown, K, Burgess, J, Festing, M, Royer, S, Steffen, C, Waterhouse, J & Keast, R 2010, ‘Conceptualising clusters as overlapping value adding webs’, in K Brown, J Burgess, M Festing & S Royer (eds), Value adding webs and clusters: concepts and cases, Rainer Hampp Verlag, Munchen, Germany, pp. 11-42. ISBN: 9783866184916  [publisher]


Koppenjan, J, Keast, RL, Mandell, M & Brown, KA 2010, 'Contexts, hybrids and networks governance: a comparison of three studies in infrastructure governance', in T Brandsen & M Holzer (eds), The future of governance: selected papers from the fifth transatlantic dialogue on public administration, Rutgers, Newark, New Jersey, pp. 301-325. ISBN: 9780942942217  [pdf]


Donnet, T, Keast, RL & Pickernell, D 2010, 'Up the junction? Exploiting knowledge-based development through supply chain and SME cluster interactions', in K Metaxiotis, F Carrillo & T Yigitcanlar (eds), Knowledge-based development for cities and societies: integrated multi-level approaches, Information Science Reference, Hershey, PA, pp. 179-195. ISBN: 9781615207213.  [publisher]


Keast, RL, Baker, DC & Brown, K 2010, 'Sustainable airport infrastructure: balancing infrastructure for the airport metropolis', in T Yigitcanlar (ed), Sustainable urban and regional infrastructure development: technologies, applications and management, Information Science Reference, Hershey, PA, pp. 91-101. ISBN: 9781615207756  [pdf]


Keast, RL, Brown, KA & Guneskra, C 2009, 'Network capital: borrowing on your neighbours' social capital', in G Woolcock & L Manderson (eds), Social capital and social justice: critical Australian perspectives, Charles Darwin University Press, Darwin, NT, pp. 127-168. ISBN: 9781921576089


Mandell, MP & Keast, RL 2009, 'A new look at leadership in collaborative networks: process catalysts' in JA Raffel, P Leisnik & A Middlebrooks (eds), Public sector leadership, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 163-178. ISBN: 9781848449343 [pdf]


Mandell, MP & Keast, RL 2008, 'Voluntary and community sector partnerships: current inter-organizational relations and future challenges', in S Cropper, M Ebers, C Huxham & PS Ring (eds), The Oxford handbook of inter-organizational relations, Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York, pp. 175-202. ISBN: 9780199282944  [publisher]


Mohannak, K & Keast, RL 2008, 'Cooperative networks and clustering of high-technology SMEs: the case of Brisbane Technology Park' in B Laperche, D Uzunidis & N von Tunzelmann (eds), The Genesis of Innovation: Systemic Linkages Between Knowledge and the Market, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 229-250. ISBN: 9781847205933  [publisher]


Craig, T, Hil, R & Keast, RL 1995, 'A view from the wildside: non-traditional correctional interventions for young offenders ', in C Simpson & R Hil (eds), Ways of resistance: social control and young people in Australia, Hale and Iremonger, Sydney, NSW, pp. 177-192. ISBN: 9780868065410