2015 Awards

Year:

2015 Outstanding Book Award

American Society of Criminolog, Division of International Criminology

Decoding Albanian Organized Crime: Culture, Politics, and Globalization

Jana Arsovska

2015 ASFS Book Prize

Association for the Study of Food and Society

Inventing Baby Food: Taste, Health, and the Industrialization of the American Diet

Amy Bentley

2015 Excellence in Research Award

Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society

Agrarian Dreams: The Paradox of Organic Farming in California

Julie Guthman

Arthur Goodzeit Book Award

New York Military Affairs Symposium

Hanoi's Road to the Vietnam War, 1954-1965

Pierre Asselin

2015 Section on Social Psychology's Outstanding Recent Contribution in Social Psychology Award

American Sociological Association

Moral Wages: The Emotional Dilemmas of Victim Advocacy and Counseling

Kenneth H. Kolb

2015 Gold Medal for Women’s Issues Books

Independent Publisher Book Awards

Good Catholics: The Battle over Abortion in the Catholic Church

Patricia Miller

William H. Welch Medal

American Association for the History of Medicine

Dangerous Pregnancies: Mothers, Disabilities, and Abortion in Modern America

Leslie J. Reagan

Shortlist, 2015 Kraszna-Krausz Best Moving Image Book Award

The Kraszna-Krausz Foundation

Amateur Cinema: The Rise of North American Moviemaking, 1923-1960

Charles Tepperman

James M. Blaut Award (2015)

Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group of the AAG

Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States

Seth Holmes

2015 Spiro Kostof Book Award - Honorable Mention

Society of Architectural Historians

Covert Capital: Landscapes of Denial and the Making of U.S. Empire in the Suburbs of Northern Virginia

Andrew Friedman

Honorable Mention for the PSA's Distinguished Scholarship Award, 2015

Pacific Sociological Association

The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream

Randol Contreras

2014 Gourmand Award for Best Arab Cuisine

Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

Cumin, Camels, and Caravans: A Spice Odyssey

Gary Paul Nabhan

2014 Theodore Saloutos Memorial Book Award

Immigration and Ethnic History Society

Abrazando el Espíritu: Bracero Families Confront the US-Mexico Border

Ana Elizabeth Rosas

Honorable Mention for the PSA's Distinguished Scholarship Award, 2014

Pacific Sociological Association

The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream

Randol Contreras

Gaddis Smith International Book Prize, Yale MacMillan Center

Yale

Mabiki: Infanticide and Population Growth in Eastern Japan, 1660-1950

Fabian Drixler

Samuel and Ronnie Heyman Prize, Office of the Dean of Yale College

Yale

Mabiki: Infanticide and Population Growth in Eastern Japan, 1660-1950

Fabian Drixler

Honorable Mention, 2015 Mirra Komarovsky Book Award

Eastern Sociological Society

The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream

Randol Contreras

2014 Special Recognition Award for an Outstanding Monograph that Advances the Understanding of Urban Life

Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/Global Anthropology

The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream

Randol Contreras