Reading list

The following are the recommended core textbooks for each of the MBM modules. 

Please do not buy your text books prior to arrival, as these are subject to change.

Strategic Environment

  • Johnson G, Scholes K and Whittington R (2015), Fundamentals of Strategy (3rd edition), Pearson. 

Accounting & Finance

For the accounting lectures, material will be based on the following text:

  • Gowthorpe, C., (2011).  Business Accounting and Finance, 3rd edn.  London: Southwestern Cengage Learning.

For the finance lectures, material will be based on the following text:

  • Watson, D. and Head, A., (2013), Corporate Finance Principles and Practice, 6th edn. Harlow: Pearson Education.

Marketing Management

  • Kotler P, Lane Keller K, Brady M, Goodman M and Hansen T (2012). Marketing Management (2nd edition). Harlow, Essex: Pearson.

Economics

  • Economics (2014) by Parkin, Powell and Matthews.  European Edition (9th Edition)

People Management

  • Millmore, M., Lewis, P., Saunders, M., Thornhill, A. and Morrow, T. (2007) Strategic Human Resource Management: Contemporary Issues.  Essex: Pearson Education Ltd.

Personal and Professional Development

  • No core text book.

Entrepreneurship, Theory & Practice

  • Bridge, S. and O’Neill, K. (2013). Understanding enterprise: entrepreneurship and small business, 4th edn. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Research Methods

  • Easterby-Smith, M., Thorpe, R., and Jackson, P (2015) ‘Management Research (5th ed): Sage Publications.

Responsible Business in Society

  • Hoffman, Frederick and Schwartz (2014). Business ethics: readings and cases in corporate morality, Wiley-Blackwell.

Corporate Governance

  • No core text book.

Operations Management

  • Slack, N., Brandon-Jones, A. and Johnston, R. (2013). Operations Management, 7th edn. Harlow: Pearson Education.

Project Management Fundamentals

  • No core text book.

Recommended readings are listed on the module Succeed site and others will be advised during the module as requested further study arises.

Project Management in Context

No core text book.

Recommended readings are listed on the module Succeed site and others will be advised during the module as requested further study arises.

Innovation Management

  • Tidd, J. Bessant, J. (2013). Managing Innovation: Integrating Technological, Market and Organizational Change (5th edn).

Business Analytics

  • Curwin, J. Slater, R., & Eadson, D. (2013). 'Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions'. Andover: Cengage Learning.

Business Improvement

  • Oakland, J.S. (2014). Total Quality Management and Operational Excellence: text and cases, 4th edn. Routledge

Managing in Emerging Economies

No core text book.

Recommended readings are listed on the module Succeed site and others will be advised during the module as requested further study arises.

Organisational (mis)Behaviour

To be confirmed.

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