Award-Winning Books: American Studies

907 reg

All Talk

The Talkshow in Media Culture

Wayne Munson

288 pages
6 x 9


Ebook: 978-1-4399-0428-2 $36.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1994

1799 reg

Arsenio Rodríguez and the Transnational Flows of Latin Popular Music

David F. García

224 pages
6 x 9
5 tables, 18 figs., 12 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-386-4 $31.95 Jun 06
HC: 978-1-59213-385-7 $86.50 Jun 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-387-1 $31.95

Certificate of Merit for Best Research in Recorded Folk, Ethnic, or World Music from the Association for Recorded Sound, 2007

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Consuming Catastrophe

Mass Culture in America's Decade of Disaster

Timothy Recuber

228 pages
5.5 x 8.25
5 tables

PB: 978-1-4399-1370-3 $28.95 Oct 16
HC: 978-1-4399-1369-7 $89.50 Oct 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1371-0 $28.95 Nov 16

American Sociological Association's Sociology of Emotions Section award for Recent Contribution Award, 2018

668 reg

Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture

Kenneth L. Ames

280 pages
8.5 x 11
192 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-333-1 $42.95 Feb 96
HC: 978-0-87722-891-2 $49.95 Feb 92

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1994

677 reg

Dilemmas of the American Self

John P. Hewitt

304 pages
6 x 9


HC: 978-0-87722-656-7 $34.95 Dec 89
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0357-5 $37.95

Charles Horton Cooley Award, Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, 1990

1567 reg

Holy Leisure

Recreation and Religion in God's Square Mile

Troy Messenger

192 pages
6 x 9
26 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-841-1 $30.95 Jul 00

Winner of the the Outstanding New Book on New Jersey award from the New Jersey Historical Alliance, 1999

1265 reg

Performing Asian America

Race and Ethnicity on the Contemporary Stage

Josephine Lee

256 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-637-0 $30.95
HC: 978-1-56639-502-1 $34.95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0670-5 $30.95

Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Asian American Studies Conference, 2016

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The Possessive Investment in Whiteness

How White People Profit from Identity Politics
Revised and Expanded Edition

George Lipsitz

312 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-494-6 $31.95 Mar 06
HC: 978-1-59213-493-9 $91.50 Mar 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-495-3 $31.95

Outstanding Books Award, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1999

1472 reg

Striking Steel

Solidarity Remembered

Jack Metzgar

320 pages
6 x 9
2 tables, 1 figs., 16 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-739-1 $32.95 Feb 00
HC: 978-1-56639-738-4 $81.50 Feb 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0532-6 $32.95 Feb 00

Winner of the Sidney Hillman Foundation Award, 2001

958 reg

To Save China, To Save Ourselves

The Chinese Hand Laundry Alliance of New York

Renqiu Yu

253 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-395-9 $34.95
HC: 978-0-87722-996-4 $67.50
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0771-9 $34.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1994
Philadelphia Book Clinic Certificate of Award, 1993
Outstanding Book in History Award, Association for Asian American Studies, 1993