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CRC Press / Auerbach Publishers

CRC Press / Auerbach Publishers

CRC Press is a premier publisher of scientific and technical work, reaching around the globe to collect essential reference material and the latest advances and make them available to researchers, academics, professionals, and students in a variety of accessible formats.

To see their project management titles, go to http://www.ittoday.info/catalog/projectmanagement.htm

CRC provides copies of selected new books to PM World for review, after which the book reviews are published in the PM World Journal and posted in the PM World Library.  Those reviews are now accessible below.  To read a book review, click on the title.  To learn more about the book, click on the cover image.  To learn something about the reviewer, click on her or his name.

– Book Reviews

              
The Stakeholder Perspective: Relationship Management to Increase Value and Success Rates of Projects

The Stakeholder Perspective: Relationship Management to Increase Value and Success Rates of Projects

By: Massimo Pirozzi
Reviewed by: Philip Wiens, Apr 2020

              
The Human Factor in Project Management

The Human Factor in Project Management

By: Denise Thompson
Reviewed by: Leticia Peevy, Mar 2020

              
Earned Benefit Program Management: Aligning, Realizing, and Sustaining Strategy

Earned Benefit Program Management: Aligning, Realizing, and Sustaining Strategy

By: Crispin “Kik” Piney
Reviewed by: Wayne Abba, Mar 2020

              
PMI-PBA Exam Practice Test and Study Guide

PMI-PBA Exam Practice Test and Study Guide

By: Brian Williamson
Reviewed by: Richard Gower, Feb 2020

              
Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems

Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems

By: Marvin Gechman
Reviewed by: Bill Sundermann, Jan 2020

              
Project Management Beyond Waterfall and Agile

Project Management Beyond Waterfall and Agile

By: Mounir A. Ajam
Reviewed by: Gina Pickett, Dec 2019

              
Capturing Upside Risk: Finding and Managing Opportunities in Projects

Capturing Upside Risk: Finding and Managing Opportunities in Projects

By: Dr David Hillson
Reviewed by: Edwin S. Burt, PMP, Dec 2019

              
Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems: Controlling the Software Development Process

Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems: Controlling the Software Development Process

By: Marvin Gechman
Reviewed by: Oluwasegun Odetola, Sep 2019

              
PMP Exam Preparation Test Questions, Practice Test, and Simulated Exam

PMP Exam Preparation Test Questions, Practice Test, and Simulated Exam

By: Dr. Ginger Levin, PgMP, PMP
Reviewed by: Rodger Martin, Sep 2019

              
The Four Pillars of Portfolio Management: Organizational Agility, Strategy, Risk, and Resources

The Four Pillars of Portfolio Management: Organizational Agility, Strategy, Risk, and Resources

By: Olivier Lazar
Reviewed by: B. K. Gamble, Sep 2019

              
Transforming Business with Program Management: Integrating Strategy, People, Processes, Technology, Structure and Measurement

Transforming Business with Program Management: Integrating Strategy, People, Processes, Technology, Structure and Measurement

By: Satish P. Subramanian
Reviewed by: Deborah Reinagel, Aug 2019

              
Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems: Controlling the Software Development Process

Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems: Controlling the Software Development Process

By: Marvin Gechman
Reviewed by: Lauren Puglisi, Aug 2019

              
Data Analytics in Project Management

Data Analytics in Project Management

By: Seweryn Spalek
Reviewed by: Richard Gower, Jul 2019

              
Implementing Project and Program Benefit Management

Implementing Project and Program Benefit Management

By: Kenn Dolan
Reviewed by: Patt Chowdhury, Jul 2019

              
Agilizing the Enterprise: Collaborative Leadership, Dynamic Strategy and Organizational Flexibility

Agilizing the Enterprise: Collaborative Leadership, Dynamic Strategy and Organizational Flexibility

By: Joseph Raynus
Reviewed by: Carolyn Hue, May 2019

              
The Human Factor in Project Management

The Human Factor in Project Management

By: Denise Thompson
Reviewed by: Marie Piekam, May 2019

              
Culturally Tuning Change Management

Culturally Tuning Change Management

By: Risto Gladden
Reviewed by: Baninder Malik, Apr 2019

              
Data Analytics in Project Management

Data Analytics in Project Management

By: Edited by Seweryn Spalek
Reviewed by: Jennifer Arroyo, Apr 2019

              
The Human Change Management Body of Knowledge (HCMBOK), 3rd Edition

The Human Change Management Body of Knowledge (HCMBOK), 3rd Edition

By: Vicente Goncalves, Carla Campos
Reviewed by: Danny Boswell, Feb 2019

              
The Four Pillars of Portfolio Management: Organizational Agility, Strategy, Risk and Resources

The Four Pillars of Portfolio Management: Organizational Agility, Strategy, Risk and Resources

By: Olivier Lazar
Reviewed by: Jan Watson, Jan 2019

              
Project Management Theory and Practice, 3rd Ed.

Project Management Theory and Practice, 3rd Ed.

By: Gary Richardson and Brad Jackson
Reviewed by: Elena Koulich, Jan 2019

              
A Holistic Approach to Lessons Learned: How Organizations Can Benefit from Their Own Knowledge

A Holistic Approach to Lessons Learned: How Organizations Can Benefit from Their Own Knowledge

By: Moria Levy
Reviewed by: Manjeeta Sitaula, PMP, Dec 2018

              
PMI-PBA Exam Practice Test and Study Guide

PMI-PBA Exam Practice Test and Study Guide

By: Brian Williamson
Reviewed by: Lawrence Reid, Dec 2018

              
The Audio PMP Exam Prep: Conversations on Passing the PMP Exam

The Audio PMP Exam Prep: Conversations on Passing the PMP Exam

By: Carl Pritchard and Bruce Falk
Reviewed by: Swati Shah, Nov 2018

              
Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

By: Rolf Medina
Reviewed by: Mechelle Davidson, Nov 2018

              
Agilizing the Enterprise: Collaborative Leadership, Dynamic Strategy and Organizational Flexibility

Agilizing the Enterprise: Collaborative Leadership, Dynamic Strategy and Organizational Flexibility

By: Joseph Raynus
Reviewed by: Art Jones, Nov 2018

              
Creating a Greater Whole: A Project Manager’s Guide to Becoming a Leader

Creating a Greater Whole: A Project Manager’s Guide to Becoming a Leader

By: Susan G. Schwartz, PMP
Reviewed by: John Poulos, PMP, Nov 2018

              
Realizing Strategy Through Projects: The Executive’s Guide

Realizing Strategy Through Projects: The Executive’s Guide

By: Carl Marnewick
Reviewed by: Denise Cordova, Nov 2018

              
A Holistic Approach to Lessons Learned: How Organizations Can Benefit from Their Own Knowledge

A Holistic Approach to Lessons Learned: How Organizations Can Benefit from Their Own Knowledge

By: Moria Levy
Reviewed by: Barbara LaDue, Nov 2018

              
Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

By: Rolf Medina
Reviewed by: David Johnson, Oct 2018

              
Borderless Leadership: Global Skills for Personal and Business Success

Borderless Leadership: Global Skills for Personal and Business Success

By: Zlatica Kraljevic
Reviewed by: Dr. Charles Y. Chen, Oct 2018

              
The Entrepreneurial Project Manager

The Entrepreneurial Project Manager

By: Christopher Cook
Reviewed by: Patt Chowdhury, Oct 2018

              
Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

Managing Project Competence: The Lemon and the Loop

By: Rolf Medina
Reviewed by: Dr Ralf Müller, Sep 2018

              
PgMP® Exam Test Preparation

PgMP® Exam Test Preparation

By: Ginger Levin, PhD, PMP, PgMP
Reviewed by: Masood Said, Sep 2018

              
Rethinking Innovation and Design For Emerging Markets: Inside the Renault Kwid Project

Rethinking Innovation and Design For Emerging Markets: Inside the Renault Kwid Project

By: Christophe Midler, Bernard Jullien, Yannick Lung
Reviewed by: Dr. Charles Y. Chen, Apr 2018

              
Leading and Motivating Global Teams: Integrating Offshore Centers and Head Office

Leading and Motivating Global Teams: Integrating Offshore Centers and Head Office

By: Vimal Kumar Khanna
Reviewed by: Masood Said, Jan 2018

              
The Entrepreneurial Project Manager

The Entrepreneurial Project Manager

By: Christopher Cross
Reviewed by: Rohit Tammana, Nov 2017

              
Rethinking Innovation and Design For Emerging Markets: Inside the Renault Kwid Project

Rethinking Innovation and Design For Emerging Markets: Inside the Renault Kwid Project

By: Christophe Midler, Bernard Jullien, Yannick Lung
Reviewed by: Stephen Fierbaugh, PMP, Nov 2017

              
Project Management in Extreme Situations

Project Management in Extreme Situations

By: Monique Aubry and Pascal Lievre (Editors)
Reviewed by: Rudy C. Rodriguez, PMP, Jun 2017

              
Ethics and Governance in Project Management: Small Sins Allowed and the Line of Impunity

Ethics and Governance in Project Management: Small Sins Allowed and the Line of Impunity

By: Eduardo Victor Lopez and Alicia Medina
Reviewed by: Lloyd Pollock, May 2017

              
Situational Project Management: The Dynamics of success and failure

Situational Project Management: The Dynamics of success and failure

By: Oliver F. Lehmann
Reviewed by: Jorge Galvan, Mar 2017

              
Improving Business Performance: A project portfolio management approach

Improving Business Performance: A project portfolio management approach

By: Ramani S
Reviewed by: Patrick James, Feb 2017

              
IT Project Management: A Geek’s Guide to Leadership

IT Project Management: A Geek’s Guide to Leadership

By: Byron A. Love
Reviewed by: Johnny Gan, Jan 2017

              
The Project Portfolio Management in Theory and Practice

The Project Portfolio Management in Theory and Practice

By: Jamal Moustafaev, MBA, PMP
Reviewed by: Edward Raibick, Jan 2017

              
Ethics and Governance in Project Management

Ethics and Governance in Project Management

By: Eduardo Victor Lopez and Alicia Medina
Reviewed by: John Shea, Jan 2017

              
The Influential Project Manager – Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders

The Influential Project Manager – Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders

By: Alfonso Bucero, PMP
Reviewed by: Larry Barnett, Jan 2016

              
Program Management Leadership: Creating Successful Teams

Program Management Leadership: Creating Successful Teams

By: Mark C. Boejeun
Reviewed by: Mark W. Depperschmidt, Jan 2016

              
Maximizing Benefits from IT Project Management

Maximizing Benefits from IT Project Management

By: Jose Lopez Soriano
Reviewed by: Johnny Gan, Jan 2016

              
The Influential Project Manager – Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders

The Influential Project Manager – Winning Over Team Members and Stakeholders

By: Alfonso Bucero
Reviewed by: Rodger Martin, Oct 2015

              
Portfolio Management: A Strategic Approach

Portfolio Management: A Strategic Approach

By: Ginger Levin and John Wyzalek
Reviewed by: Awolesi Chinwe Francisca, Sep 2015

              
From Projects to Programs: A Project Manager’s Journey

From Projects to Programs: A Project Manager’s Journey

By: Samir Penkar, PMP
Reviewed by: Chris Wright, Sep 2015

              
Project Management Case Studies and Lessons Learned: Stakeholder, Scope, Knowledge, Schedule, Resources and Team Management

Project Management Case Studies and Lessons Learned: Stakeholder, Scope, Knowledge, Schedule, Resources and Team Management

By: M. Kemal Atesmen
Reviewed by: Ralph M. Stillinger, Sep 2015

              
Creative, Efficient, and Effective Project Management

Creative, Efficient, and Effective Project Management

By: Ralph L. Kliem, PMP
Reviewed by: Marinella Padlan, Sep 2015

              
The Basics of Project Evaluation and Lessons Learned

The Basics of Project Evaluation and Lessons Learned

By: Willis H. Thomas
Reviewed by: Maryanne Coelln, Apr 2015

              
Communication for Continuous Improvement Projects

Communication for Continuous Improvement Projects

By: Tina Kanti Agustiady
Reviewed by: Patrick James, Apr 2015

              
Portfolio Management: A Strategic Approach

Portfolio Management: A Strategic Approach

By: Dr. Ginger Levin, John Wyzalek
Reviewed by: Lance Van Nostrand, Mar 2015

              
Project Management Tools and Techniques

Project Management Tools and Techniques

By: Deboah Sater Carstens, PMP; Gary L. Richardson, PMP; Ronald B. Smith, PMP
Reviewed by: Mark S. Becker, PMP, Feb 2015

              
It’s All About the People

It’s All About the People

By: Stephen J. Andriole
Reviewed by: Arvind Tripathi, Jan 2015

              
The 12 Pillars of Project Excellence

The 12 Pillars of Project Excellence

By: Adil F. Dalal
Reviewed by: Manjeeta Sitaula, PMP, Dec 2014

              
Leading Virtual Project Teams

Leading Virtual Project Teams

By: Margaret R. Lee, PhD, PMP
Reviewed by: Bob Dragoon, May 2014

    

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