Professor Leslie Willcocks

Advanced Research and Publications

Books 1987-2007

In Progress

Lacity, M. Willcocks, L. and Cullen, S. Global IT Outsourcing: 21stC Search For Business Advantage, Second Edition, Wiley, for 2008 publication.

Willcocks, L. and Lee, A. (eds.) Major Currents In Information Systems Sage, London, 6 Volumes – for 2008 publication.

Willcocks, L. Cullen, S. and Lacity, M. The Outsourcing Enterprise – in progress for 2008 publication

Willcocks, L. and Lacity, M. IS Outsourcing In Theory and Practice – in progress for 2008 publication


Finnegan, D. and Willcocks, L. (2007) Implementing CRM – From Technology to Knowledge. Wiley, Chichester.

Lacity, M. and Willcocks, L. (2006) Global Sourcing Of Business and IT Services, Palgrave, London.

Mingers, J. and Willcocks, L. (eds.) (2004) Social Theory and Philosophy For Information Systems. Wiley, Chichester.

Seddon, P., Shanks, G. and Willcocks, L. (eds.) (2003) Second Wave Enterprise Resource Planning Systems: Implementing For Effectiveness. (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge).

Cullen, S. and Willcocks, L. (2003) Intelligent IT Outsourcing: Eight Building Blocks For Success. Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford

Willcocks, L. Olson, N. and Petherbridge, P. (2002) Making IT Count: Strategy, Delivery Infrastructure. (Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford)

Kern, T. Willcocks, L.,and Lacity, M. (2002) Netsourcing (Prentice Hall, New York).

Kern, T. and Willcocks, L. (2001) The Relationship Advantage: Information Technologies, Sourcing and Management (OUP, Oxford)

Willcocks, L. and Graeser, V. (2001) Delivering IT and E-Business Value (Butterworth,Oxford).

Sauer, C. and Willcocks, L. (2001) Building The E-Business Infrastructure (Business Intelligence, London).

Lacity, M. and Willcocks, L. (2001) Global IT Outsourcing: Search For Business Advantage. (Wiley, Chichester)

Willcocks, L. and Sauer, C. (eds.) (2000) Moving To E-Business (Random House, London, October).

Willcocks, L. and Lester, S. (eds. ) (1999) Beyond The IT Productivity Paradox: Assessment Issues. (Wiley, Chichester).

Graeser, V. and Willcocks, L. (1998) Developing The IT Scorecard: Evaluation And Management Practices (Business Intelligence, London)

Willcocks, L., Feeny, D. and Islei, G. (1997). Managing Information Technology As A Strategic Resource. McGraw Hill, Maidenhead.

Willcocks, L. and Lacity, M. (eds.) (1998). Strategic Sourcing Of Information Systems. (Wiley, Chichester).

Currie, W. and Willcocks, L. (1998) New Strategies In IT Outsourcing: Major Trends and Global Best Practices. (Business Intelligence, London).

Kumar, K., et al. (eds.) (1997). Proceedings of the Eighteenth International Conference on Information Systems. Atlanta, December.

Willcocks, L. (ed.) (1996). Investing In Information Systems: Evaluation and Management. Chapman and Hall: London.

Willcocks, L (ed.) (1994). Information Management: Evaluation of Information Systems Investments. Chapman and Hall: London.

Mason, D. and Willcocks, L. (1994). Systems Analysis, Systems Design. Alfred Waller Publishing: Henley.

Willcocks, L. and Fitzgerald, G. (1994). A Business Guide to Outsourcing Information Technology: A Study of European Best Practice in the Selection, Management and Use of External IT Services. Business Intelligence: London.

Willcocks, L. and Harrow, J. (eds.) (1992) Rediscovering Public Services Management McGraw Hill: London.

Willcocks, L. and Mason, D. (1987). Computerising Work: People Systems Design and Workplace Relations. Paradigm: London.

Willcocks, L. and Mason, D. (1987). Intermediate Systems Analysis. Paradigm: London.