Publications

Books

Making ME 001 Dimock, H, & Kass R. (2011). Making work groups effective. 6th ed. Toronto: Captus Press
ObserveFrench Dimock, H, & Kass R. (2010). Comment observer votre groupe. 4e ed. Toronto: Captus Press
Leadingn and MDG 001 Dimock, H, & Kass R. (2008). Leading and managing dynamic groups. 4th ed. Toronto: Captus Press
Kass, R. (2008). Theories of small group development. 4th ed. 2008. Montreal: Concordia University Centre for Human Relations and Community Studies.
How to OYG 001 Dimock, H, & Kass R. (2007). How to observe your group. 4th ed. Toronto: Captus Press

Refereed Book Chapters

Kass, R., Kass, J., and Kraft, N. (2004). Maximizing Leadership Effectiveness during Long Term Isolation. In Man in Extreme conditions: Problems of Health, Adaptation and Performance. Moscow: Slovo Ltd Press.
Kass, R., and Kass, J. (2001). Team Work during Long Term Isolation: SFINCSS Experiment GP 006. In Simulation of Extended Isolation: Advances and Problems, pp. 124-147. Moscow: Slovo Ltd Press.
Kass, R. (1992). Debriefing in a Group Context. In Peter Jordan, Re-Entry: Making Transition from Missions to Life at Home. YWAM Publishing: Seattle.
Kass, R. (1983). Expression of Feelings. In Jim Katz & Chinmaya P. Peel, (Eds), Human Relations Readings, pp. 42-44. Ginn Custom Publishing: Massachusetts.

Book Review

Kass, R. (1975). [Review of the book: Southhard, S. Your Guide to Group Experience]. The Social Worker, 43 (2). Ottawa, Ontario.

Refereed Journals

Kass, R., Kass, J. (2015). Logging in the OD Forest: Using Personal Logs to Maximize Team Effectiveness and Task Accomplishment. OD Practioner, 47 (2), p. 21-26.
Kass, R., Kass, J., Binder H., Kraft, N. (2010). Conflict handling modes of three crews during a 264-day Space Flight Simulation. Journal of Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, 81(5), p. 502-506.
Orasanu, J., Kraft, N., McDonnell, L.K., Tada, Y., Fischer, U., Kass, R. (2008). Team training effects on distributed team performance and interpersonal dynamics. Journal of Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, 79(3), p. 289-292.
Kass, R., & Kraft, N. (2006). Man in extreme conditions: health, reliability and rehabilitation. 5th International Scientific and Applied Congress Book of Abstracts, p. 68-70. Moscow, Russia.
Taylor, M., du Guerre, D., Gavin, J., and Kass, R. (2002). Graduate leadership Education for Dynamic Human Systems. Journal of Management Learning, 33 (3) p. 349-369.
Kass, R., and Kass, J. (2001). Team Training for the SFINCSS Long Duration Isolation. 13th IAA Man in Space Symposium Book of Abstracts, p. 180-182. Santorini, Greece.
Dudley-Rowley M., Kass, J., Gorry, T., Kass, R., and Caldwell, B. (2000). Working Together: A Needs Assessment for Team Optimization. 13th IAA Man in Space Symposium Book of Abstracts, p. 208-209. Santorini, Greece.
Kass, R., Kass, J. (1999). Psycho-Social Training for Man in Space. Acta Astronautica 45(2), p. 15-118.
Kass, R., Kass, J. (1999). The Genesis of Community in Space. 7th European Symposium On Life Sciences Research in Space Book of Abstracts. Maastricht, Germany.
Kass, R., and Kass, J. (1998). Understanding Small Group Behaviour with a View to Maximizing Team Effectiveness and Task Accomplishment. In CAPSULS: A 7 day Space Mission held on January 20-24th, 1994 at the Defence and Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine: Final Report and Scientific Results, pp. 77-82. Canadian Space Agency and the Minister of Public Works and Government Service: Toronto, Canada.
Kass, R., Kass, J. (1995). Group Dynamics Training for Manned Spaceflight and the CAPSULS Experiment: Prophylactic Against Incompatibility and its Consequences. Acta Areonautica, 36 (8-12), p. 567-573.
Kass, J., Kass, R., and Samaltedinov, I. (1995). Psycho-Psychological Considerations of Man in Space: Problems and Solutions. Acta Areonautica, 36 (8-12), p. 657-660.
Kass, R., Mann-Freder, V. (1995). Identifying Helping Preferences: A Workshop Model for Stimulating Self- Reflection in Child and Youth Care Workers. Journal of Child and Youth Care, 10(30), pp. 37-42.
Kass, R., Kass, J. (1994). Understanding Small Group Behaviour with a view to Maximizing Team Effectiveness and task Accomplishment. In CAPSULS: A 7-Day Space Mission Simulation held on January 20-27, 1994 at the Defence and Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine, Toronto: Final Report and Scientific Results, p. 77-82.

Popularization

Kass, R. (2004). Human Relations Laboratory Training Put Into Context. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1988). Twenty Four Suggestions on How to Build Bridges not Piers. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1986). Feedback—an interpersonal skill. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1980). You don’t have to be sick to get better. University of Toronto: Toronto, Ontario.
Kass, R. (1978). We shape our buildings and then they shape us. Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1978). Bridges, not walls. Montreal, Quebec.

Unpublished Manuscripts

Kass, R. (1983). The Apology stance in the learning process. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of Toronto.

Solicited Reports

Orasanu, J., Kraft, N., Mc Donnell, L., Parke, B., Tada, Y., Fischer, U., Entin, E., Kass, R. (2008). Team training strategies to enhance cohesion and team performance. Visibility Milestone Report submitted to the NASA Behavioral Health and Performance Program. Moffett Field, CA: NASA Ames Research Center.
Kass R., and Kass, J. (1994). Data Analysis and Report on the CAPSULS Mission. Toronto: Defence and Civil Institute for Environmental Medicine.
Kass, R., and Kass, J. (1994). Report on Trip to the Cosmonaut Preparation and Space Research Training Centres in Moscow. Moscow: Institute for Biomedical Problems in Space and Star City Official Cosmonaut Training Centre.
Kass, R., and Cho, E. (1987). A report on the “To Understand and to be Understood” Workshop. Montreal: Concordia University Centre for Human Relations and Community Studies.
Kass, R. (1983). Survey of Trainer Development Program. Montreal: Centre for Human Relations and Community Studies.
Kass, R. (1982). A report analyzing the implications of including a human relations dimension in a mediation training program. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1981). An analysis of a hospital based training program for administrative staff on problem-solving and team-building. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.
Kass, R. (1979). Report on Qualitative Research and the autobiography. Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.
Kass, R. (1977). A study of the effects of participation in a helping relationship course upon anxiety, self-actualization and attitude towards self and others. Concordia University: Montreal, Quebec.