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Module Reading List

Leadership in Health and Social Care, 2019/20
Elaine McNicol
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Key Texts

Barr, J. and Dowding L. 2015. Leadership in Health Care. 3rd edition. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications

Flynn, N. 2012. Public Sector Management. 6th Edition. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications

Hunter, D.J. ed. 2007. Managing for Health (Routledge Health Management Series). London: Routledge.

Martin, V. Charlesworth, J. and Henderson, E. 2010 Managing in Health and Social Care. 2nd edition. London: Routledge.

Northouse, P.G. 2016. Leadership: Theory and Practice. 7th edition. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications.

Recommended Reading

Adair, J.E. 2013. Decision Making and Problem Solving. London: Kogan Page

Bennis, W.G. 2003. On Becoming a Leader. 2nd Edition. New York: Perseus Publishing.

Bennis, W.G. and  Nanus, B.  eds. 2003.  Leaders : strategies for taking charge. 2nd edition. New York: Harper Collins Books.

Burnes, B. 2014. Managing Change: A Strategic Approach to Organisational Dynamics. 6th edition. Harlow: Pearson Education Ltd.

Berman, E.M. Bowman, J.S. West, J.P. and Van Wart, M. 2016. Human resource management in public service : paradoxes, processes, and problems. 5th Edition. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications

Griffin, R.W. and Moorhead, G. 2010. Organizational behaviour: Managing People and Organizations. Eleventh edition. Mason: Southwestern.

Henry, J. ed. 2006. Creative Management. 3rd edition. Milton Keynes: Open University Press.

Jasper, M and. Jumma, M. eds. 2005 Effective Healthcare Leadership. Oxford: Blackwell Publications.

Kogan, H. and Holdaway, K. eds.1997 The healthcare management handbook. 2nd edition. London: Kogan Page.

Kotter, J.P. 2012. Leading Change. Boston: Harvard Business School Press.

Naylor, J. 2004. Management. 2nd Edition. Harlow: Prentice Hall.

Osborne, S.P. and Brown, K. 2005.  Managing change and innovation in public service organizations. London: Routledge.

Upton, T.  and Brooks, B. 2000. Managing Change in the NHS. Milton Keynes: Open University Press.

Walshe, K. ed. 2011. Healthcare Management. 2nd edition.  Maidenhead: Open University Press.

Walton, M. 1997. Management and managing : leadership in the NHS. 2nd edition. Cheletenham, Stanley Thornes.


British journal of management.

European management journal.

Harvard business review.

International journal of management reviews.

Journal of business communication.

Journal of occupational psychology.

Journal of management education.

Journal of management studies.

Journal of organizational behavior.

Management decision.

Management international review.

Management learning.

Strategic change.

This list was last updated on 17/02/2016