Dator, J. 2012. Space and Society. New York: Springer
Dator, J. 2011. "Futures Studies and Futures Research" in William Sims Bainbdridge, ed., Leadership in Science and Technology. Sage Reference Series
Dator, J. 2010, Many Parts, One Body: How the Episcopal Church Works, Church Press.
Dator, J. 2010, "Humans and Space: Stories, Images, Music and Dance," in Pelton, J N, Bukley, A (eds), Farthest Shores: A 21st Century Guide to Space, Apogee Books.
Dator, J. 2007, "Designing governance systems for Mars," in Harish, R (ed.), Space Travel and Tourism: New Frontiers. Hyderabad, India, Icfai University Press, pp122-130.
Dator, J. 2006, "Alternative futures for K-Waves," in Devezas, T (ed.), Kondratieff Waves, Warfare and World Security, Amsterdam, IOS Press, pp311-317.
Dator, J, Mannermaa, M, Tiihonen, P. 2006, Democracy and Futures, Helsinki, Parliament of Finland.
Dator, J, Pratt, D, Seo, Y. 2006, Fairness, Globalization and Public Institutions: East Asia and Beyond, Honolulu, University of Hawaii Press.
Dator, J. 2002, Advancing Futures: Futures Studies in Higher Education, New York, Praeger.
Ghișa, M, Goux-Baudiment, F, Dator, F, and al. 2011, "Designing a foresight exercise for the future of rural communities in Romania", Futures, Vol 43, No 2.
Dator, J. 20011, "Where is the locus of authority in The Episcopal Church?", The Journal of Episcopal Church Canon Law, Vol 2, No 1, February, pp131-189 .
J. Dator. 2010, "Next Generations: Reactives to Civics to Adaptives", Educational Technology and Change Journal, October 10.
Dator, J. 2009, "Alternative futures at the Manoa School", Journal of Futures Studies, Vol 14, No 2, November, pp1-18.
Dator, J. 2009, “The Unholy Trinity, Plus One”, Journal of Futures Studies, Vol 13, No 3, February, pp33–48.
Dator, J. 2009, "Futures and Trial Courts", Widener Journal of Law, Vol 18, No 2.
Dator, J. 2007, "Governing the Futures: Dream or Survival Societies?", Journal of Futures Studies, May, 11(4): 1 - 14.
Dator, J. 2006, "The futures of information, literacy and lifetime learning: A symphonic meditation", Reference Services Review, Vol 34, No 4, pp471.
Dator, J, Seo, Y. 2005, "Korea as the wave of a future: The emerging Dream Society of icons and aesthetic experience", Papers of the British Association for Korean Studies, Vol 10, pp1-21.
Dator, J. 2005, "Universities without 'quality' and quality without 'universities", On the Horizon, Vol 13, No 4, pp199-215.
Papers presented at conferences, symposia
Burke, J, Coderre, K, Dator, J. 2011, "Choices at Space Station End of Life", 15th Annual ISU Space Symposium, Strasbourg, France, February.