Recent Awards

Winner, 2018 Section on Asia and Asian America Book Award, presented by the American Sociological Association
Prema A. Kurien, Ethnic Church Meets Megachurch: Indian American Christianity in Motion

Winner, 2018 Robert K. Martin Book Prize, presented by the Canadian American Studies Association
Albert Laguna, Diversion: Play and Popular Culture in Cuban America

Winner, 2018 Peter C. Rollins Book Prize, presented by the Northeast Popular/American Culture Association
Albert Laguna, Diversion: Play and Popular Culture in Cuban America

Winner, 2018 Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship Book Award, presented by the American Sociological Association’s section on Race, Gender, and Class
Glenda Flores, Latina Teachers: Creating Careers and Guarding Culture

Winner, 2018 Erving Goffman Award for Outstanding Scholarship in the Ecology of Social Interaction, presented by the Media Ecology Association
Jessica M. Fishman, Death Makes the News: How the Media Censor and Display the Dead

Honorable Mention, Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award presented by the American Sociological Association’s Latina/o Sociology Section
Glenda Flores, Latina Teachers: Creating Careers and Guarding Culture

Honorable Mention, Distinguished Book Award presented by the American Sociological Association’s Sociology of Sexualities Section
Vanessa Panfil, The Gang’s All Queer: The Lives of Gay Gang Members

Winner, 2018 Victoria Schuck Award presented by the American Political Science Association
Kara Ellerby, No Shortcut to Change: An Unlikely Path to a More Gender Equitable World

Winner, 2018 Donald W. Light Award for Applied Medical Sociology presented by the American Sociological Association Medical Sociology Section
Jennifer A. Reich, Calling the Shots: Why Parents Reject Vaccines

Winner, 2018 Morris Rosenberg Award presented by the DC Sociological Society
Amy L. Best, Fast-Food Kids: French Fries, Lunch Lines and Social Ties

Winner, 2018 Law & Legal Studies PROSE Award presented by the Association of American Publishers
Andrew Guthrie Ferguson, The Rise of Big Data Policing: Surveillance, Race, and the Future of Law Enforcement

Winner, 2018 U.S. History PROSE Award presented by the Association of American Publishers
Emily Skidmore, True Sex: The Lives of Trans Men at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Winner, 2018 Distinguished Scholarship Award presented by the Pacific Sociology Association
Jennifer A. Reich, Calling the Shots: Why Parents Reject Vaccines