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Books Citing Ron Kurtus
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(revised 23 October 2016)

Authors of 151 published books from 15 countries have used or quoted material written by Ron Kurtus in the School for Champions website in their books and have cited the material as a resource.

The books are listed below, according to country of origin and topic. Each includes the page number of the citation.


Subjects of books published in the United States


Countries with books citing the School for Champions


Books published in the United States

Animal Health

Canine and Feline Geriatric Oncology: Honoring the Human-Animal Bond
by Alice Villalobos, Laurie Kaplan; Wiley-Blackwell (2007) Ref. page 19

Dog Fancy, Volume 39, Issue 8 (Caring for blind dog) Ref. page 45

Antiques & Collectibles

The Musical Collectibles of Raggedy Ann and Andy
by Karen Kemp Shuttlesworth; AuthorHouse (2007) Ref. page 9


Bill Clinton (Presidential Leaders)
by Michael Benson; Lerner Publications (2003) Ref. page 103

Industrial Revolution Reference Library Biographies
by James L. Outman, Elisabeth M. Outman, Matthew May; UXL Publishing (2003) Ref. page 105

Business and Commerce

Budgeting Concepts for Nurse Managers
by Steven A. Finkler PhD CPA and Mary McHugh; Saunders (2007) Ref. page 302

The Capstone Encyclopaedia Of Business
by Capstone; Capstone Publishing (2006) Ref. page 195

PyroMarketing: The Four-Step Strategy to Ignite Customer Evangelists and Keep Them for Life by Greg Stielstra; HarperBusiness (2005) Ref. page 236

Global Leadership: The Next Generation
by Marshall Goldsmith, Cathy Greenberg, Alastair Robertson and Maya Hu-Chan; Financial Times Press (2003) Ref. page 305

Communicating at Work: Principles and Practices for Business and the Professions
by Ronald B. Adler and Jeanne Marquardt Elmhorst; McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages (2001) Ref. page 11

Dynamic Business Strategy
by Theodore A. Smith; McGraw-Hill (2001) Ref. page 5-30

Effective Leadership: Learn From the Animals
by Ashley Goldsworthy; Dog Ear Publishing (2010) Ref. page 61

Business: The Ultimate Resource
Perseus Publishing (2003) Ref. page 2078

The Enterprise Business Analyst: Developing Creative Solutions to Complex Business Problems by Kathleen B. Hass; Management Concepts (2011) Ref. page 86

Leadership Greatness: Best Practices To Become A Great Leader
by Tri Junarso; iUniverse (2009) Ref. page 270

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I Am Responsible (Kids of Character)
by Walt National; Gareth Stevens Publishing (2011) Ref. page 23

Discourse of Character Education: Culture Wars in the Classroom
by Peter Smagorinsky and Joel Taxel; Routledge (2005)
(includes quotation by Ron Kurtus)


Preparing Students for Testing and Doing Better in School
by Rona F. Flippo; Corwin Press (2008) Ref. page 164

How to Reach and Teach All Children Through Balanced Literacy
by Sandra F. Rief and Julie A. Heimburge; Jossey-Bass (2007) Ref. page 293

Growing Human Rights and Values in Education
by Jan Nieuwenhuis; Van Schaik Publishers (2007) Ref. page 231

An introduction to music in early childhood education
by Joanne Greata; Thomson Delmar Learning (2006) Ref. page 89

Family Life Education: Principles and Practices for Effective Outreach
by Stephen F. Duncan, H. Wallace Goddard; Sage (2010) Ref. page 429

I'm a Teacher Too: The War on Ignorance Continues
by Brent M Barry; iUniverse (2005) Ref. page 370

Storytelling and QAR Strategies
by Phyllis Hostmeyer and Marilyn Adele Kinsella; Libraries Unlimited (2010) Ref. page 117

Orca Sports Resource Guide for Teachers
by Sarah N. Harvey, Susan Geye, Janice Reynolds; Orca Book Publishers (2009) Ref. page 58

Instructor's Manual and Media Guide to Accompany Introduction to Teaching
by Donald Kauchak, Paul Eggen; Pearson Prentice Hall (2004) Ref. page 40

Introduction to Teaching: Making a Difference in Student Learning
by Gene E. Hall, Linda F. Quinn and Donna M. Gollnick; SAGE Publications, Inc. (2013)
Ref. page 221

Blended Learning Environments for Adults: Evaluations and Frameworks
by Panagiotes S. Anastasiades; IGI Globall (2012) Ref. page 48

Teaching Energy: Teaching Guide 3rd Grade Reading Level
- Lerner Classroom (2013) Ref. page 5

An Engaged Learner: A pocket resource for building community skills
by Rebecca Nthogo Lekoko; TraffordSG (2013) Ref. page 164

Science education

Virginia SOL Coach: Science, Grade 5
by Publishers Partnership; Triumph Learning (2003) Ref. page 65

Brain-Powered Science: Teaching and Learning With Discrepant Events
by Thomas O'Brien; National Science Teachers Association Press (2010) Ref. page 207

99 Jumpstarts for Kids' Science Research
by Peggy J. Whitley and Susan W. Goodwin; Libraries Unlimited (2005) Ref. page 67

Exploring Sound - Teacher's Manual, Grades 3-6
In the Hands of a Child Publishing (2006) Ref. page 20
Sold by publisher only

Insights: An Elementary Hands-On Inquiry Science Curriculum: The Mysterious Powder Teacher Guide by Inc. Education Development; Kendall/Hunt Publishing (2003) Ref. page 59

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Rapid Instructional Design: Learning ID Fast and Right
by George M. Piskurich; Pfeiffer (2006) Ref. page 424

Advances In Web-Based Learning: ICWL 2005: 4th International Conference
by Rynson W.H. Lau (Editor), Wenyin Liu (Editor); Springer (2005) Ref. page 84

Online Education Using Learning Objects (The Open and Flexible Learning Series)
by Rory McGreal (Editor); Routledge (2004) Ref. page 30

Online Learning: Concepts, Strategies, and Application
by Nada Dabbagh and Brenda Bannan-Ritland; Prentice Hall (2004) Ref. page 335

Gender in E-learning and Educational Games
by Sabine Zauchner, Karin Siebenhandl, Michael G. Wagner; Studien Verlag (2007)
Ref. page 203


Letters to a Young Entrepreneur
by Ricardo B. Levy; CreateSpace (2010) Ref. page 113


Cancer in the Lives of Older Americans: Blessings and Battles
by Sarah H. Kagan; University of Pennsylvania Press (2009) Ref. page 100

Digest Alive: the Natural Cure to Heartburn
by Acharya D. Hargreaves; Lulu Publishing (2007) Ref. page 69

Body of Health: The New Science of Intuition Medicine for Energy and Balance
by Francesca McCartney MD and C. Norman Shealy MD; New World Library (2005)
Ref. page 100

Healthy Longevity Techniques: East-West Anti-Aging Strategies
by Joseph P Hou PhD; Authorhouse (2010) Ref. page 290


Myths and Mysteries of California: True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained
by Ray Jones and Joe Lubow; Globe Pequot; (2011) Ref. page 149

Human Development

Annual Editions: Human Development 09/10
by Karen L. Freiberg; McGraw-Hill/Dushkin (2008) Ref. page 142

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Intellectual Property Law for Engineers and Scientists
by Howard B. Rockman; Wiley-IEEE Press (2004) Ref. page 476

Performing Arts

The Anime Encyclopedia: a Guide to Japanese Animation Since 1917
by Jonathan Clements, Helen McCarthy; Stone Bridge Press (2006) Ref. page 666

Political Science

Won't Get Fooled Again: A Voter's Guide to Seeing Through the Lies, Getting Past the Propaganda and Choosing the Best Leaders
by Joseph H. Boyett; AMACOM (2008) Ref. page 250

Learning with Professionals: Selected Works from the Joint Military Intelligence College
by James E. Lightfoot, James S. Major, Solveig Eggers Brownfeld and Joint Military Intelligence College (U.S.) staff; Center for Strategic Intelligence Research (2005) Ref. page 120

Open Your Eyes
by Diane M. Heiser; Outskirts Press (2004) Ref. page 60


Visual PowerPoint: Photographic Principles to Revitalize Slides
by Amy M. Thompson; ProQuest LLC (2007) Ref. page 25
(sold only by publisher)

Listen. Write. Present.: The Elements for Communicating Science and Technology
by Stephanie Roberson Barnard and Deborah St James; Yale University Press (2012)
Ref. page --


Promoting Health and Emotional Well-Being in Your Classroom
by Randy M. Page and Tana S. Page; Jones & Bartlett Publishers (2010) Ref. page 26

Psychology: A Framework for Everyday Thinking
by Scott O. Lilienfeld, Steven J. Lynn, Laura L. Namy and Nancy J. Woolf; Pearson (2009)
Ref. page 29

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Committed to the Call
by Jeffery Davis; Xulon Press (2006) Ref. page 190

Examining Criticisms of the Bible
by Hal Flemings; AuthorHouse (2008) Ref. page 234

Pray Big: The Power of Pinpoint Prayers
by Will Davis Jr.; Revell Publishing (2007) Ref. page 201

The Power of Praying Boldly
by Will Davis Jr.; Revell Publishing (2013) Ref. page --

There's Hope for Your Church: First Steps to Restoring Health and Growth
by Gary L. McIntosh; Baker Books (2012) Ref. page 195


Sound Projects with a Music Lab You Can Build (Build-A-Lab! Science Experiments)
by Robert Gardner; Enslow Publishers (2008) Ref. page 125

Science Scope: Volume 25
by Kathryn Stout; Design-A-Study Book (2001) Ref. page 160

Gravity and Gravitation: Derivations, Equations and Applications
by Ron Kurtus; SfC Publishing Co. (2011)

The Science of Supervillains
by Lois H. Gresh, Robert E. Weinberg; Wiley (2004) Ref. page 199

Chemistry Resources in the Electronic Age
by Judith A. Bazler; Greenwood Press (2003) Ref. page 123

The Science of Superheroes
by Lois H. Gresh and Robert E. Weinberg; Wiley (2002) Ref. page 186

Physical Science Experiments
by Pamela Walker and Elaine Wood; Facts on File Publishing (2009) Ref. page 103

Lasers by Don Nardo; Lucent (2003) Ref. page 99

Encyclopedia of Physical Science Volumes 1 & 2
by Joe Rosen and Lisa Quinn Gothard; Facts on File Science Library (2009) Ref. page 735

Space and Astronomy Experiments
by Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood; Facts on File Publishing (2009) Ref. page 83

The Mystery of Magnets
by Pamela Bliss; National Geographic Society (2004) Ref. page 30

Weather and Climate Experiments
by Pam Walker, Elaine Wood; Facts on File (2009) Ref. page 19

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Detecting Fraud in Organizations: Techniques, Tools, and Resources
by Joseph Petrucelli; Wiley (2013) Ref. page 183

Social Science

Crimes of Dissent: Civil Disobedience, Criminal Justice, and the Politics
by Jarret S. Lovell; NYU Press (2009) Ref. page 225

Veeps: Profiles in Insignificance
by Bill Kelter and Wayne Shellabarger; Top Shelf Productions (2008) Ref. page 277

Generation Me: Why Today's Young Americans Are More Confident, Assertive, Entitled--and More Miserable Than Ever Before
by Jean M. Twenge; Free Press (2007) Ref. page 249


Panic-free Presentations
by Greg Paulk and Elisa Paulk; Heinemann Library (2008) Ref. page 53

Can You Say a Few Words?: How to Prepare and Deliver a Speech for Any Special Occasion by Joan Detz; St. Martin's Griffin (2006) Ref. page 169

Best Man Best Speech: How to be the Best Best Man
by Dominic Bliss; New Holland Publishers Ltd (2005) Ref. page 124

Confident Public Speaking
by Deanna D. Sellnow; Wadsworth Publishing (2004) Ref. page 40

Ie-Public Speaking w/CD-ROM
by Deanna D.Sellnow; International Thomson Publishing (2002) Ref. page 206

The Speech Giver's Notebook: Tips, Inspirations, Worksheets, Cut-Out Cue Cards
by Matthew Teacher; Running Press (2003) (Quotation by Ron Kurtus)

Public Speaking: A Process Approach - textbook w/CD-ROM
by Deanna D. Sellnow; Wadsworth Publishing (2002) Ref. page 206

Essentials of Public Speaking
by Cheryl Hamilton; Wadsworth Publishing (2011) Ref. page 24

The Structure of Discourse: Pragmatic Variation
by Heike Pichler; John Benjamins Publishing Company (2013) Ref. page 238

Public Speaking: An Audience-Centered Approach
by Steven A. Beebe and Susan J. Beebe; Allyn & Bacon (2002) Ref. page 23

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Footprints in Time: Fulfilling God's Destiny for Your Life
by Jeff O'Leary; Thomas Nelson (2006) Ref. page 260

Out of the Box and Loving It!
by Todd Shaw; Xulon Press (2006) Ref. page 140

Letters to Young Black Women: Loving, fatherly advice
by Daniel Whyte III, Meriqua Whyte and Daniella Whyte; Torch Legacy Publications (2006)
Ref. page 78

Back on Track (First Place)
by Carole Lewis; Regal Books (2003) Ref. page 144

Take It By Force: Faith that Stands Firm in the Face of Opposition
by Judy Jacobs; Charisma House (2005) Ref. page 224

Fear Fighters: How to Live With Confidence in a World Driven by Fear
by Jentezen Franklin; Charisma House (2009) Ref. page 209

The Fearless Life: Live Worry-Free No Matter What Happens
by Jentezen Franklin; Charisma House (2014) Ref. page 218

Life After Death: Us Forever
by Sheryl Outlaw; Outskirts Press (2013) Ref. page --

Study guides

Your College Experience: Strategies for Success
by John N. Gardner, A. Jerome Jewler, Betsy O. Barefoot; Wadsworth Publishing (2008)
Ref. page 124

Tricks for Good Grades: Strategies to Succeed in School
by Ron Kurtus; SfC Publishing Co. (2009)

Barron's Mechanical Aptitude and Spatial Relations Test
by Joel Wiesen; Barron's Educational Series (2009) Ref. page 10

The Reader's Handbook: Reading Strategies for College and Everyday Life
by Brenda D. Smith (2004) Ref. page 152

Be a College Achiever: The Complete Guide to Academic Stardom
by Ph.D. James Duban; Trafford Publishing (2006) Ref. page 291

Step by Step to College and Career Success
by John N. Gardner and Betsy O. Barefoot; Bedford/St. Martin's (2010) Ref. page 71

Barron's SAT Subject Test Chemistry, 11th Edition by Joseph A. Mascetta M.S.; Barron's Educational Series (2012) Ref. page --

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Only the Crazy and Fearless Win BIG!: The Surprising Secrets to Success in Business and in Life by Arthur Wylie; BenBella Books (2012) Ref. page 27

Develop the Keys to Successful Living
by Lydia Anti; (2010) Ref. page 49

On Being a Better You
by Holland E. Bynam; iUniverse (2013) Ref. page 177

Technology & Engineering

Non-Shock Initiation of Explosives
by Blaine Asay; Springer Publishing (2010) Ref. page 603

The Elysian Fields of Information Technology: A People Path to Technological Value
by Mark K. Allen; Allen Publishing (2008) Ref. page 358

Did Thomas Crapper Really Invent the Toilet?: The Inventions That Changed Our Homes and Our Lives
by Catherine O'Reilly; Skyhorse Publishing (2008) Ref. page 209

Professional Communications: a Handbook for Civil Engineers
by Heather Silyn-Roberts; American Society of Civil Engineers (2004) Ref. page 236

Building Robot Drive Trains
by Dennis Clark, Michael Owings; McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics (2002) Ref. page 379

International Aerospace Abstracts, Volume 30
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, (1990) Ref. page 2080
(out of print)

Total Quality Management (TQM)

Continuous Improvement: Bibliography with indexes, 1989-1991
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Scientific and Technical Information Program Ref. page B-3
(out of print)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Special Publication: Volume 1, Part 2; Implementing TQM in the Air Force's Space Based Interceptor Program by Ron Kurtus (1992) Ref page A-3


The Practical Library Trainer
by Ruth C. Carter and Bruce E. Massis; Routledge (2004) Ref. page 110


Writer's Guide to Queries, Pitches & Proposals
by Moira Anderson Allen; Allworth Press (2001) Ref. page 247

The Internet Writer's Handbook
by Martha C. Sammons; Longman (2003) Ref. page 275

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Books published in other countries

Books published the following countries:



Earth and Beyond: for 10-12 year olds
by Kevin Rigg; Ready-Ed Publications (2007) Ref. page 14
Only available in Australia


Relearning to E-learn: Strategies for Electronic Learning and Knowledge
by Dr. Marcus Stuart Bowles; Melbourne University Publishing (2004) Ref. page 192
Published in Australia

Excel Senior High School: Engineering Studies
by Peter Metcalfe and Roger Metcalfe; Pascal Press (2004) Ref. page 174
Only available in Australia

English in Australia - Issues 136-139 (journal)
Australian Association for the Teaching of English, Inc. (2003) Ref. page 153

Information Technology

New Applications in IT Standards: Developments and Progress
by Kai Jokobs; Information Science Reference (2010) Ref. page 240



Ciencia dos Super-Herois
by Robert Weinberg and Lois Gresh; Ediouro Publishing (2005) Ref. page 224
Only available in Brazil; written in Portuguese


Dog Psychology

Tout sur la psychologie du chien
by Joël Dehasse; Odile Jacob (2009) Ref. page 504
Only available in France; written in French

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Evaluation von E-learning: Zielrichtungen, Methodologische Aspekte, Zukunftsperspektiven
by Dorothee M. Meister, Sigmar-Olaf Tergan, Peter Zentel; Waxman (2004) Ref. page 233
Only available in Germany; written in German

Virtueller Campus
by Erwin Wagner; Waxmann (2001) Ref. page 239
Book written in German


Wellenlängeneichung eines Prismenspektralapparates: Grundlagen der Optik by Florian Kamin; Studienarbeit (2009) Ref. page 15
Only available in Germany; written in German

Automobile Engineering

Das Motorrad - Eine systematische terminologische Untersuchung
by Erik Peters; Diploma Thesis (2007) Ref. page 408
Only available in Germany; written in German



Meningkatkan Prestasi Akademik dengan Internet
by Jubilee Enterprise; ELEX MEDIA (2010) Ref. page 73
Only available in India


Living Science 7 Silver Jubilee
by A C Sahgal and Mukul Sahgal; Ref. page 177
Only available in India

TQM Business

Total Quality Management
by Ramasamy Subburaj; Tata McGraw-Hill Education (2008) Ref. page 1-17
Only available in India



Ipa Terpadu: Jilid 1A
by Mikrajuddi Dkk; ESIS (2007) Ref. pages 106, 109, 166, 176
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian

Ipa Fisika: Jilid 1
by Mikrajuddi Dkk; ESIS (2007) Ref. pages 27, 67, 70, 133
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian

Ipa Terpadu: Jilid 2B
by Mikrajuddi Dkk; ESIS (2007) Ref. pages 13, 18
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian

Pelayanan Konseling Pada Satuan Pendidikan Mengah
by Tim Musyawarah Guru Bimbingan dan Konseling, Provinsi Jakarta; Ref. page 106
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian


Strategi Meraih impian Terbesar Anda (Aim High, Fly Fast)
by Camtu N. Pham; Ref. pages 19, 20
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian

Hasrat Untuk Berubah: (The Willingness to Change)
by Soemarno Soedarsono; Elek Media Komputindo (2006) Ref. page xlii
Only available in Indonesia; written in Indonesian

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Superman contro Newton. I supereroi dei fumetti e la loro scienza (vera e falsa)
by Lois H. Gresh and Robert Weinberg; ApogeoSaggi (2005) Ref. page 175
Only available in Italy; written in Italian



Focus Ace Spm Physics
by S.L.Chang, Koay Kheng Chuan and Yew Kok Leh; Pelangi Publishing Group Bhd. (2009)
Ref. pages 201, 266, 318
Only available in Malaysia

by S. L. Chang, Koay Kheng Chuan and Yew Kok Leh; Penerbitan Pelangi Publishing Group Bhd. (2008) Ref pages 201, 266
Only available in Malaysia

Projek Sains: Daya dan Gerakan (Science Projects: Forces and Motion)
by Kelly Milner Halls (2011) Ref. page 32
Only available in Malaysia



Soy Responsable (Chicos Con Caracter)
by Walt National; Gareth Stevens Publishing; Bilingual edition (2011) Ref. page 23


Una Vida Audaz: Viva sin preocupaciones pase lo que pase
by Jentezen Franklin; Casa Creación (2014) Ref. page 218



Science in Focus: Physics "N" Level Textbook
by Loo Kwak Wai and Loo Wang Yong; Pearson Education South Asia (2007) Ref. page 250
Only available in Singapore

Science in Focus: Physics 'O' Level Textbook
by Wan Yong Loo and Kwok Wai Loo; Pearson Longman South Asia (2007) Ref. page 350
Only available in Singapore

Physics Insights: 'O' Level Textbook
by Loo Wan Yong, Loo Kwok Wai and See Toh Weng Fong; Pearson Longman South Asia (2006)
Ref. page 438
Only available in Singapore


Teorija in praksa, Volume 43
by Fakulteta za družbene vede (2006) Ref. page --
Only available in Slovonia

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South Africa


AllAbout Human Capital Management 2003 (handbook for South African managers)
by Rina Minervini; WriteStuff Publishing (2003) Ref. page 134
Only available in South Africa


Technology and Engineering

Online Activities in English for Engineering Purposes
by Marisa Carrió Pastor; Universidad Politecna de Valencia Ref. page 137
Only available in Spain


Clínicas Reumatológicas de Norteamérica 2008. Volumen 34 no 3: Artrosis
by D.J Hunter; W.B. Saunders Co.(2009) Ref. page 764
Only available in Spain; written in Spanish

United Kingdom


Your College Experience: Strategies for Success
by Jewler and Gardner; Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc (2006) Ref. page 96
Imported from the UK


Where God Was on 9/11: The Unravelling of the Many Mysteries of the Bible
by Oluwole J. Odeyemi; AuthorHouse UK DS (2005) Ref. page 511

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