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Module Reading List

Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Creation, 2018/19, Semester 1
Dr Alex Kevill
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core textbook

Blundel, R., Lockett, N. and Wang, C. (2018) Exploring Entrepreneurship (2nd Edition). SAGE Publications Ltd, London, UK.

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Additional reading

Barringer, B. and Duane Ireland, R. (2012) Entrepreneurship : successfully launching new ventures (4th Edition), Pearson Education, Upper Saddle, NJ.

Bessant, J and Tidd, J (2007) Innovation and entrepreneurship, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, London.

Bridge, S. and O'Neill, K. (2013) Understanding Enterprise: Entrepreneurship & Small Business, Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, UK.  

Burns, P. (2016) Entrepreneurship and small business : start-up, growth and maturity (4th Edition), Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK.

Burns, P. (2018) New Venture Creation: A Framework for Entrepreneurial Start-Ups (2nd Edition), London: Palgrave

Carter, S. and Jones-Evans, D. (2012) Enterprise and Small Business: Principles, Practice and Policy (3rd Edition), Pearson Education, Harlow, UK.

Chatfield, T. (2018) Critical thinking ISBN: 9781473947146: Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis & Independent Study, London: SAGE

Courtney, M. and Du, X. (2015) Study skills for Chinese students ISBN: 9781446294505; 1446294501, London: SAGE

Down, S (2010) Enterprise, entrepreneurship and small business ISBN: 9781412910125 (pbk.) : £24.99; 1412910129 (pbk.) : £24.99; 9781412908849 (hbk.) : £75.00; 1412908841 (hbk.) : £75.00, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, UK.

Drucker (2007) Innovation and entrepreneurship : practice and principles Classic Collection (2nd Edition), Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford, UK.

Hamel, G. (2000) Leading the revolution Harvard Business School Press.

Keeley, L., Pikkel, R., Quinn, B. and Walters, H. (2013) Ten types of innovation : the discipline of building breakthroughs ISBN: 9781118571415 (e-book), John Wiley and Sons, New Jersey, USA

Kim, W. C. and Mauborgne, R. (2015) Blue ocean strategy : how to create uncontested market space and make the competition irrelevant ISBN: 1591396190 (hbk.) : £16.99; 9781591396192 (hbk.) : £16.99, Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation, Boston, USA

Mole, K. and Ram, M. (2012) Perspectives in entrepreneurship : a critical approach ISBN: 9780230241107; 0230241107, Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, UK

Mullins, J. (2006) The new business road test : what entrepreneurs and executives should do before writing a business plan ISBN: 9780273732792 (pbk.) :; 027373279X (pbk.) : (2nd Edition), Financial Times/ Prentice Hall, London. UK.  

Osterwalder, A. and Pigneur, Y (2010) Business model generation : a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers,John Wiley & Sons, UK.

Rae, D. (2007) Entrepreneurship : from opportunity to action, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK.

Spinelli, S. and Adams, R. J. (2016) New Venture Creation: Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century, McGraw-Hill Education, New York, USA

Wickham, P. A. (2006) Strategic Entrepreneurship (4th Edition), Financial Times Prentice Hall, Essex, UK.

This list was last updated on 17/04/2019