2016 Virtual Sociocultural Convergence: Human Sciences of Computer Games. London: Springer.
2016 Star Worlds: Freedom Versus Control in Online Gameworlds. Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Press.
2015 The Meaning and Value of Spaceflight. Springer.
2014 An Information Technology Surrogate for Religion: The Veneration of Deceased Family Members in Online Games. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
2014 Personality Capture and Emulation. London: Springer.
2013 eGods: Faith Versus Fantasy in Computer Gaming. New York: Oxford University Press.
2011 The Virtual Future. London: Springer.
2010 Online Multiplayer Games. San Rafael, California: Morgan and Claypool.
2010 The Warcraft Civilization: Social Science in a Virtual World. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press.
2007 Nanoconvergence. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall.
2007 Across the Secular Abyss. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington.
2006 God from the Machine: Artificial Intelligence Models of Religious Cognition. Walnut Grove, California: AltaMira.
2002 The Endtime Family: Children of God. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press.
1997 Sociology. New York: Barron's.
1997 The Sociology of Religious Movements. New York: Routledge.
1991 Goals in Space: American Values and the Future of Technology. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press.
1986 Dimensions of Science Fiction. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
1978 Satan's Power: A Deviant Psychotherapy Cult. Berkeley: University of California Press. Reprinted in Italian translation as Setta Satanica, with an introduction by Massimo Introvigne, 1994. Carnago (Varese), Italia: Sugar-Co Edizioni.
1976 The Spaceflight Revolution. New York: Wiley Interscience. Reprinted with new preface, Malabar, Florida: Krieger, 1983.
1992 Social Research Methods and Statistics. Belmont, California: Wadsworth. (Including 11 software programs and datasets)
1989 Survey Research: A Computer-Assisted Introduction. Belmont, California: Wadsworth. (Including 9 software programs and datasets)
1987 Sociology Laboratory. Belmont, California: Wadsworth. (Including software with 12 computer simulation programs)
1986 Experiments in Psychology. Belmont, California: Wadsworth. (Including software for the Apple-II and IBM-PC)
1996 Religion, Deviance and Social Control. New York: Routledge. (Rodney Stark and WSB)
1987 A Theory of Religion. New York: Toronto/Lang. (Rodney Stark and WSB) "Outstanding Scholarship" Award, Pacific Sociological Association, 1993. Reprinted with new preface, New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1996. Translated into Polish as Teoria Religi, Krakow: Nomos, 2000.
1985 The Future of Religion. Berkeley: University of California Press. (Rodney Stark & WSB) "Outstanding Book of the Year" Award, Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, 1986. Reprinted in Chinese, 2006, China Renmin University Press.
2016. Handbook of Science and Technology Convergence. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. (WSB and Mihail C. Roco)
2013 Convergence of Knowledge, Technology and Society. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. (Mihail C. Roco, WSB, Bruce Tonn, George Whitesides)
2012 Leadership in Science and Technology. Two volumes. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.
2010 Online Worlds: Convergence of the Real and the Virtual. London: Springer.
2006 Progress in Convergence: Technologies for Human Wellbeing. New York: New York Academy of Sciences. (WSB and Mihail C. Roco).
2006 Nanotechnology: Societal Implications--Maximizing Benefit for Humanity. Berlin: Springer. (Mihail C. Roco and WSB).
2006 Nanotechnology: Societal Implications--Individual Perspectives. Berlin: Springer. (Mihail C. Roco and WSB).
2006 Managing Nano-Bio-Info-Cogno Innovations: Converging Technologies in Society. Berlin: Springer. (WSB and Mihail C. Roco).
2004 Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction. Two volumes. Great Barrington, Massachusetts: Berkshire.
2003 Converging Technologies for Improving Human Performance. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer. (Mihail C. Roco and WSB).
2001 Societal Implications of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer. (Mihail C. Roco and WSB).