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Carlsen, A. and Välikangas, L. (forthcoming 2016). Creativity that works. Implementing discovery. In M. Skerlavaj, M., Cerne, A. Dysvik, and A. Carlsen, (eds.) Capitalizing on Creativity at Work: Fostering the Implementation of Creative Ideas in Organizations. Edvard Elgar

Carlsen, A. , Clegg, S. og Gjersvik, R. (2012). Idea Work. Om Profesjonell Kreativitet. Oslo: Cappelen Damm Akademisk.

Carlsen, A., Clegg, S. and Gjersvik, R. (eds.) (2012). Idea Work. Lessons of the Extraordinary in Everyday Creativity. Oslo. Cappelen Damm Akademisk.

Carlsen, A. and Dutton, J. E (eds.). 2011. Research Alive: Exploring Generative Moments in Doing Qualitative Research. Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press.

Carlsen, A. and Pitsis, T. 2009. Experiencing hope in organizational lives. In L. M. Robert and J. Dutton. Exploring Positive Identities and Organizations: Building a Theoretical and Research Foundation. New York: Psychology Press.

Carlsen, A., Mortensen, T. and Gjersvik, R. 2008. Exploring exploration creativity. Case entry in S. Clegg, M. Kornberger and T. Pitsis (Eds.). Managing and Organizations. London: Sage, 404-405.

Bjørkeng, K. and Carlsen, A. 2008. Managing knowledge. Case entry in S. Clegg, M. Kornberger and T. Pitsis (Eds.). Managing and Organizations. London: Sage, 371.

Klev, R. and Carlsen, A. (2008). Enkel kompleksitet? Dilemma-fortellinger som stabiliserende grenseobjekt i kunnskapsintensivt arbeid. K. H. Sørensen, E. Amdahl, H. J. Gansmo and V. A. Lagesen (red.). Faglighet og tverrfaglighet i den nye kunnskapsøkonomien. Trondheim: Tapir forlag.

Carlsen, A. 2005. Acts of Becoming. On the Dialogic Imagination of Practice in Organizations. Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation. The Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture at NTNU (the Norwegian University of Science and Technology), Trondheim, Norway.

Carlsen, A., R. Klev and G. Von Krogh, eds. 2004. Living Knowledge. The Dynamics of Professional Service Work. Palgrave, London. - Carlsen, A., R. Klev and G. Von Krogh. 2004. Living knowledge Foundations (pdf)., 1-19. - Carlsen, A. 2004. Doing knowledge dramas. The Battle, the Mission, the Mystery, the Deep Play and the Carnival, 40-66.

Carlsen, A. 2001. Når vi forfatter fremtiden. Fortellingens rolle i strategisk endring. In Fortellingens Fortrylling, Morten Hatling (ed.). Fagbokforlaget, Oslo.

Håkonsen, G. & Carlsen, A. 2003. Communities and activity systems in knowledge-intensive firms. In S. Junghagen & H. C. J. Linderoth (Eds.), Intelligent Management in the Knowledge Economy. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Klev, R. and A. Carlsen. 2000. Meninger og myter om kunnskap. In Trendenes Tyranni, M. Rolfsen (ed), Fagbokforlaget. Oslo

Carlsen, A. and Skaret, M. 1997. Practicing knowledge management: Lessons from processes in small firms. J. F. Schreinmakers and J. P. Barthés, eds. Advances in Knowledge Management 2, Ergon-Verlag, Würzburg, 47-55.