Method Reference Lists
addition to our own books, to further help our customers
we offer this list of references. Many of these books are
available at our Products
Store. If we don't carry it, if known, those available
through another group have a hyperlink to a group that does.
of Management Journal, Whyte, G., "Decision
Failures: Why They Occur and How to Prevent Them," Vol
5, No 3, August 1991, pp. 23 - 31.
Creativity, Michalko, M., Ten Speed Press, 1998.
Problem Solving, Lumsdaine, E. and M. Lumsdaine,
and Implementing a Value Engineering Program in a Federal
Agency, Gary W. Long, paper presented to the SAVE
International Conference, 1989.
Sciences: An Integrative Perspective, Kleindorfer,
P.R., H.C. Kunreuther and P.J.H. Schoemaker, Cambridge University
Traps, Russo, J.E. and P.J.H. Shoemaker, Simon
and Schuster, 1989.
Value in Design Decisions, Stephen J. Kirk and
Kent F. Spreckelmeyer, Smith, Hinchman, and Grylls, Detroit,
Federal Construction Council Technical
Report No. 92, Elements of an Effective Value Engineering
Program, Federal Construction Council Consulting Committee
on VE, National Academy Press, Washington, D. C., 1990.
Analysis: The Stepping Stones to Good Value,
Snodgrass, Thomas. J. and Muthiah. K. Kasi. The University
of Wisconsin, Madison WI, 1986.
Thinking, : Banish Waste and Create Wealth in
Your Corporation, James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones (Contributor),
Simon & Schuster, 1996.
Application of Value Engineering for Business and Government,
Parker, D.E., The Lawrence D. Miles Foundation, 1994.
of Value Analysis and Engineering, Miles, Lawrence
D., McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York NY. Sold through Society for Value Engineers,
Northbrook IL, 1961.
Machine That Changed the World: The Story of Lean
Production, by James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones (Contributor),
Daniel Roos (Contributor), Harperperennial Library, 1991.
Michalko, M., Ten Speed Press, 1991.
Outside of the Box, Mike Vance and Diane Deacon,
Book-mart Press, 1995.
Engineering Officer's Operational Guide, Appendix A,
US Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, D. C., 1987,
1998.Contact the COE.
Engineering: A Blueprint, Brown, J.. Industrial
Press Inc., New York NY, 1992. Sold through Society for Value Engineers,
Engineering, Mudge, A. E. (1971), Mc-Graw Hill
Book Company, New York NY. Sold through Society for Value Engineers,
Northbrook IL, 1961.
Analysis, Fallon, C. (1980), Miles Value Foundation.
Sold through Society for
Value Engineers, Northbrook IL.
Thinking, Keeney, R.L., Harvard University Press,
and Value Whatnot, William L. Kelly, Value Engineering
Services Transworld, Walla Walla, WA, revised 1986.