UCL Home

Peter Morris edits The Oxford Handbook of Project Management

11 August 2011

project-mgmt-handbook


Professor, and Head of the School of Construction & Project Management, Peter Morris, has edited The Oxford Handbook of Project Management, along with other leading academics from Penn State University and the Norwegian School of Management.

This Handbook presents and discusses leading ideas in the management of projects. Positioning project management as a domain much broader and more strategic than simply 'execution management', this Handbook draws on the insights of over 40 scholars to chart the development of the subject over the last 50 years or more as an area of increasing practical and academic interest. It suggests we could be entering an emerging 'third wave' of analysis and interpretation following its early technical and operational beginnings and the subsequent shift to a focus on projects and their management.

Read more: Oxford University Press