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Lewis, James 1930-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 88 publications in 2 languages and 6,152 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Handbooks and manuals  Forecasts  Abstracts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: RC280.P7, 616.99463
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Most widely held works about James Lewis
 
Most widely held works by James Lewis
How I survived prostate cancer-- and so can you : a guide for diagnosing and treating prostate cancer by James Lewis( Book )

8 editions published between 1876 and 1994 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for diagnosing and treating prostate cancer
Achieving excellence in our schools-- by taking lessons from America's best-run companies by James Lewis( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, based on the author's theory of "success emulation," presents 12 detailed lessons for school districts in adopting principles and practices that have worked for the best-run companies in America. Each lesson presents a step-by-step practical guide for achieving excellence in education by explaining what businesses are doing to achieve a high degree of success, describing what school districts can do to profit from observing business strategies, and outlining a variety of specific strategies that can be used by school districts to achieve excellence. The twelve chapters are: "Support School Champions"; "Adopt a Suggestion Program"; "Move from Philosophy to Culture"; "Intensify and Personalize Communications"; "Reach Decisions by Consensus"; "Become Close to Kids"; "Give New Emphasis to Training"; "Make Sure Superintendents Are Generalists"; "Hints for Achieving Excellence"; "Recognize and Reward Excellence"; "Achieve Excellence through Teams"; and "Give Teachers Autonomy and Encourage Intrapreneurship." The book cites the sources for lesson materials in an appended notes section, provides a glossary of key terms, and includes a five-page bibliography and an index. (Iw)
Appraising teacher performance by James Lewis( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Administering the individualized instruction program by James Lewis( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides discussion and guidelines for administering an individualized instruction program; it is stated, however, that the book is not confined to individualized study units alone but brings in the creation of any educational instrument, a variety of which are illustrated in the appendixes. The following topics are considered in this book: organizing for the preparation of individual study units (which run from getting the initial approval of the board of education to getting the students involved); developing individual study units; constructing the organization and flow chart booklet; developing statement of purpose; identifying behavioral objectives; testing for individualization of instruction; writing learning experiences; forming learning activity options; developing attitudinal objectives; evaluating the individualized instruction program; and containing administration of the individualized instruction program. The appendixes are composed of sample educational instruments and sample individualized study units. (Ja)
A contemporary approach to nongraded education by James Lewis( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long-range and short-range planning for educational administrators by James Lewis( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

School management by objectives by James Lewis( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excellent organizations : how to develop & manage them using Theory Z by James Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating excellence in our schools-- by taking more lessons from America's best-run companies by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Differentiating the teaching staff by James Lewis( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Administrator's complete guide to individualized instruction : a professional handbook by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creating our schools for the 21st century : managing America's schools with distinction by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedies in American education by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New guidelines for surviving prostate cancer by James Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Implementing total quality in education to produce great schools : transforming the American school system by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best options for treating and diagnosing prostate cancer : based on research, clinical trials, and scientific and investigational studies by James Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What every principal should know about transforming schools : the mandate for new school leadership by James Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Implementing school-based management-- by empowering teachers by James Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated guidelines for surviving prostate cancer by E. Roy Berger( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The herbal remedy for prostate cancer : based on a clinical trial, an investigational study, and a survey of an international support group by James Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How I survived prostate cancer-- and so can you : a guide for diagnosing and treating prostate cancer
Alternative Names
James Lewis Amerikaans politicus

James Lewis personnalité politique américaine

Lewis, James

Джеймс Льюис

جیمز لوئیس سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

Languages
English (68)

French (8)

Covers
New guidelines for surviving prostate cancerThe best options for treating and diagnosing prostate cancer : based on research, clinical trials, and scientific and investigational studiesWhat every principal should know about transforming schools : the mandate for new school leadershipUpdated guidelines for surviving prostate cancerThe herbal remedy for prostate cancer : based on a clinical trial, an investigational study, and a survey of an international support group