Innovation and Entrepreneurship / Edition 2

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Developed specifically for undergraduate students, Innovationand Entrepreneurship is an accessible, introductory textwritten primarily for those studying business and management butalso engineering and science degrees with management courses.

The book features contemporary applications such as services(public and private), innovation for sustainability, socialentrepreneurship, innovation for development, and creating andcapturing value from innovation and entrepreneurship. In thissecond edition, the authors develop an explicit process model ofentrepreneurship with clearer links between innovation andentrepreneurship.

The second edition also features an extensivecollection of web-based materials, including: tools to supportinnovation and entrepreneurship, audio and video cases, solutionsmanual, testbank, additional case studies and image archive.

An accompanying website is available at:

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470711446
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/7/2011
  • Edition description: 2nd Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 604
  • Sales rank: 903,523
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

John Bessant is Professor and Chair in Innovation Management at Tanaka Business School, Imperial College, London. He also holds a Fellowship of the Advanced Institute for Management Research.

Joe Tidd is Professor of Technology and Innovation Management and Director of Studies at SPRU (Science and Technology Policy Research) University of Sussex.
Joe Tidd and John Bessant are also authors of Managing Innovation: Integrating Technological, Market and Organizational Change, published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

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Table of Contents



Part 1. Entrepreneurial Goals and Context.

Chapter 1. The Innovation Imperative.

Chapter 2. Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Chapter 3. Globalisation, Development and Sustainability.

Part 2. Recognising the Opportunity.

Chapter 4. Individual and Organisational Characteristics.

Chapter 5. Sources of Innovation.

Chapter 6. Searching for Opportunities.

Part 3. Finding the Resources.

Chapter 7. Building the Case.

Chapter 8. Exploiting Networks.

Part 4. Developing the Venture.

Chapter 9. Developing New Products and Services.

Chapter 10. Creating New Ventures.

Part 5. Creating Value.

Chapter 11. Exploiting Knowledge and Intellectual Property.

Chapter 12. Creating Value and Growing Ventures.

Chapter 13. Learning to Manage Innovation.


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