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Module Reading List

Enterprise Project, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Stephen Dobson
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core Reading

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

Burns, P. 2016 Entrepreneurship and Small Business: Start-up, Growth and Maturity Red Globe Press  

Rae, D. 2004. Entrepreneurial learning: a practical model from the creative industries. Education & training. ISSN: 1017-9372 [online]. 46, 8/9, pp.492-500.  

Additional Reading

Baumol, W.J., 1996. Entrepreneurship: Productive, unproductive, and destructive. Journal of Business Venturing, 11(1), pp.3-22.

Bilton, C. 2007. Management and creativity : from creative industries to creative management ISBN: 9781405119962 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1405119969 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781405119955 (hardback : alk. paper); 1405119950 (hardback : alk. paper). Oxford: Blackwell.

Bolton, B. and J. Thompson. 2004. Entrepreneurs : talent, temperament, technique ISBN: 0750661283 (alk. paper). 2nd ed. Oxford: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann.

Boud. D., R. Keogh., and D. Walker. 1985. Reflection: Turning experience into learning, pp. 7-17. London: Routledge

Cope, J. 2007. Entrepreneurship education. International small business journal. ISSN: 0266-2426 25(5), pp.479-510

Cope, J. 2005. Toward a dynamic learning perspective of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship theory and practice. ISSN: 1042-2587 29(4), pp.373-397

Cope, J. and G, Watts. 2000. Learning by doing: An exploration of experience, critical incidents and reflection in entrepreneurial learning. International journal of entrepreneurial behaviour & research ISSN: 1355-2554 [online]. 6(3), pp.104-124

Deakins, D., E. O’Neill, and P. Mileham. 2000. The role and influence of external directors in small, entrepreneurial companies: Some evidence on VC and non-VC appointed external directors. An international journal of entrepreneurial finance [online]. 2(2), pp.111-127

Deakins, D., L.Graham., R. Sullivan, and G.Whittam. 1998. New venture support: an analysis of mentoring support for new and early stage entrepreneurs. Journal of small business and enterprise development 5(2) Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Debelak, D. 2006. The risk-free entrepreneur : the idea person's guide to building a business with other people's money ISBN: 1593374984 (pbk.) : £10.99. Avon: Adams Media.

Dobson, S., Jones, P., Agyapong, D and Maas, G. (2020) (eds) Enterprising Africa: Transformation through Entrepreneurship London: Routledge

Dobson, S. et al (2018) Experiential Learning Through the Transformational Incubation Programme: A Case Study from Accra, Ghana  In D. Hyams-Ssekasi and E.F. Caldwell Experiential learning for entrepreneurship ISBN: 9783319900056 (e-book) Theoretical and Practical Perspectives on Enterprise Education. Palgrave Macmillan

Franko, M. and H. Haase. 2009. Entrepreneurship: an organisational learning approach. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise.  16 (4), pp.628-641.

Gonsalves, E. and C. Gray. 2002. Organizational learning and entrepreneurial strategy. International journal of entrepreneurship and innovation. ISSN: 1465-7503  3(1)

Harvey, M. and R. Evans. 1995. Strategic windows in the entrepreneurial process. Journal of business venturing. ISSN: 0883-9026. 10 (5), pp.331-347.  

Hebert, R. F. and A. N. Link. 1998. The entrepreneur : mainstream views & radical critiques ISBN: 0275928101. New York: Praeger.

Henry, C. 2007. Entrepreneurship in the creative industries: an international perspective. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Johansen, S. T. and M. Selart. 2011. Understanding the role of value-focused thinking in idea management. Creativity and innovation management. ISSN: 0963-1690 20(3),

Manimala, M. 1999. Entrepreneurial policies and strategies : the innovator's choice ISBN: 8170367921 (India); 0761993274 : No price. London: Sage Publications.

Rae, D. and M. Carswell. 2000. Using a life-story approach in researching entrepreneurial learning the development of a conceptual model and its implications in the design of learning experiences. Education & training. ISSN: 1017-9372 42(4/5), pp.220-227.

Spilling, O. 1991. Entrepreneurship in a cultural perspective. Entrepreneurship and regional development. ISSN: 0898-5626  3(1), pp. 33-48.

Sullivan, R. 2000. Entrepreneurial learning and mentoring. International journal of entrepreneurial behaviour & research ISSN: 1355-2554 6(3), pp.160-175

Welsch, H. 2004. Entrepreneurship: the way ahead. London: Routledge

This list was last updated on 08/03/2021