This page is intended specifically for students of success studying in the Global Awakening Theological Seminary.

Below you will find the reading list for the 3 unit Master’s Level Course, GENL1003: Academic Success.

There is a required book list and a recommended book list. You will need the required books to complete this course - the recommended books are simply those that you might find useful on your GATS journey

Required Reading

Turabian, Kate L. 2013. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. 8th ed. Chicago. IL: University of Chicago Press.

Vhymeister, Nancy J. 2014. Quality Research Papers: For Students of Religion and Theology. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Taylor, Lesley A. 2017. Let's Unleash Life: 27 Keys to Making Smart Choices. 3rd ed.

Taylor, David R.P., and Lesley A. Taylor. 2016. The Evening and Morning Journal. North Charleston, SC: CreateSpace OR Downloadable Printable Template

Recommended Reading

Patterson, Kerry et al. 2012. Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High. 2nd ed. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.

Kibbe, Michael. 2016 From Topic to Thesis: A Guide to Theological Research. Downers Grove, IL: IVP.

Fee, Gordon D, and Douglas Stuart. 2014. How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth: 4th ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Hendricks, Howard g., and William D. Hendricks. 2007. Living By the Book: The Art and Science of Reading the Bible. 3rd ed. Chicago, IL: Moody Press.

Fokkelman, J.P. 2000. Reading Biblical Narrative: An Introductory Guide. Louisville, KT: Westminster John Knox Press.

Badke, William. 2014. Research Strategies: Finding Your Way Through the Information Fog. 5th ed. Bloomington, IN: iUniverse.

Strunk, William Jr. and E. B. White. 1999. The Elements of Style. 4th ed. New York, NY: MacMillan Publishing Co.