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Module Reading List

Operations and Supply Chain Management, 2019/20, Semester 1
Marta Bell
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core text

We will use the following core text:

Slack, N., and Brandon-Jones, A. (2019),  Operations Management , 9E, Pearson. ISBN 978-1-29225-403-6.

Earlier 6th, 7th and 8th editions are also available from the library. Only the parts of the textbook that relate to the lecture slides are examinable. 

A customised version of the above textbook, authored by Professor Chee Wong, is also available:

Slack, N.; Brandon-Jones, A.; Johnston, B. (2016), Operations and Supply Chain Management, Compiled by Chee Yew Wong, LUBS2900 and LUBS5238M, University of Leeds, Pearson.  ISBN 978-1-78449-265-6.

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Additional Reading

While the core text covers most of the topics in this module, some topics are better covered by the following additional reading, some of which are e-books with ASIN numbers.

1. Christopher (2016) Logistics and supply chain management, Kindle Ed., FT Publishing International; 5th Ed., ASIN: B01DDSJ52O.

2. Slack, N., and Lewis, M. (2017), Operations Strategy, 5th Ed., Pearson. ISBN : 9781292162492 (also available as e-book)

3. Krajewski et al. (2015) Operations management: processes and supply chains, global Ed., Kindle Ed., Pearson; 11th Ed., ASIN: B0119ZCNK4.

4. Monczka, R.; Handfield, R., Giunipero, L.; Patterson, J.(2016), Purchasing and supply chain management. , 6th Ed., Cengage Learning. ISBN 978-1-285-86968-1.

Note: Students are encouraged to complete wider reading. For every week there will be recommended further reading. In addition, there are many other books and articles related to operations and supply chain management available in the library, some of which provide interesting and usable hard evidence case studies. 

This list was last updated on 20/09/2019