Reading Deakins and Freelxpected Purchase
• Deakins,D and Freel, M (2006) Entrepreneurship and Small Firms McGraw Hill
• Dhaliwal, S (2008) Making a Fortune - Learning from the Asian Phenomenon Capstone
Barrow, C., Barrow,P and Brown, R (2001) The Business Plan Workbook.
London : Kogan Page.
Bragg, A and Bragg, M (2005) Developing New Business Ideas: A step-by-step guide to creating new business ideas worth backing.
Harlow : Prentice Hall.
Bridge, S, O’Neill, K and Cromie, S (2003) Understanding
Enterprise , Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Palgrave MacMillan ISBN 0 333 98465 X
Burns, Paul (2007) Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Palgrave Macmillan. Hampshire
Carter, S and Jones-Evans, D (2006)
Enterprise and Small Business Prentice Hall
Dhaliwal, S. (2000), Entrepreneurship – a learning process: the experiences of Asian female entrepreneurs and women in business. Education and Training, 42(8):445-452.
Deakins, D and Freel, M (2006) Entrepreneurship and Small Firms McGraw Hill
Drucker, P.F. (1997), “Innovation and Entrepreneurship”.
Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann.
Gill, J (2005) Business Law for the Entrepreneur. Bury St. Edmunds: Ask House
Gibson, D (2006) The E-factor: Entrepreneurial competencies for personal and business success.
Harlow : Pearson.
Hisrich, R.D, Peters, M.P and Shepherd, D.A. (2008) Entrepreneurship McGraw Hill
Kao, R.W.Y. (1997), “An Entrepreneurial Approach to Corporate Management”. : Prentice Hall. ISBN 0-13-626772-6.
Kirby, D (2003) Entrepreneurship. Maidenhead: McGraw Hill
Londstroom, A & Stevenson, L A (2005) Entrepreneurship policy: Theory and practice. Springer
Shane, S (2004) A special theory of entrepreneurship: The individual opportunity nexus.
Cheltenham : Edward Elgar.
Rae, David (2007) Entrepreneurship from opportunity to action. Palgrave Macmillan Hampshire
Shepherd, D A & Douglas, E J (1999) Attracting equity investors: Positioning, preparing and presenting the Business Plan.
London : Sage.
Stokes, D and
Wilson , N (2006) Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship
Timmons, J.A and Spinelli, S (2008) New Venture Creation. McGraw Hill
Wickham, P A (2006) Strategic Entrepreneurship 4th Edition Prentice Hall
Students are expected to read around the subject and a wide range of articles from journals and chapters from edited texts will be recommended at the appropriate point in the learning programme. The key journals are:-
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
Entrepreneurship and Regional Development
International Small Business Journal
Journal of Business Venturing
Journal of Enterprising Culture
Journal of Small Business and
Journal of Small Business Management
Small Business Economics