Arvostavasta haastattelusta on kirjoitettu runsaasti, keskeisimpiä referenssejä ovat

Cooperrider, DL & Sorenson, P & Whitney, D & Yeager, T (eds) (2001)
Appreciative Inquiry: An Emerging Direction for Organization Development.
Champaign, IL: Stipes

Cooperrider, DL & Whitney, DL & Stavros, JM (2003)
The Appreciative Inquiry Handbook.
San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler.

Cooperrider, DL & Whitney, D (2005)
Appreciative Inquiry: A positive revolution in change.
San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler.

Aivan uusi – ja ehdottomasti lukemisen arvoinen – teos on

Shein, EH (2013)
Humble Inquiry – The Gentle Art of Asking Instead of Telling.
San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler.