Award-Winning Books: Latin American/Caribbean Studies

2289 reg

Accessible Citizenships

Disability, Nation, and the Cultural Politics of Greater Mexico

Julie Avril Minich

240 pages
5.5 x 8.5


PB: 978-1-4399-1070-2 $28.95 Dec 13
HC: 978-1-4399-1069-6 $86.50 Dec 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1071-9 $28.95

MLA Prize in United States Latina and Latino and Chicana and Chicano Literary Cultural Studies, 2015

1868 reg

Another Arabesque

Syrian-Lebanese Ethnicity in Neoliberal Brazil

John Tofik Karam

232 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-540-0 $31.95 Dec 06
HC: 978-1-59213-539-4 $81.50 Dec 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-541-7 $31.95 Dec 06

Winner of the Roberto Reis BRASA Book Award, 2008
Arab American National Museum Book Award in the Adult Non-Fiction Category, 2007

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 Jun 06

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

1244 reg

Chanting Down Babylon

The Rastafari Reader

Nathaniel Samuel Murrell, William David Spencer, and Adrian Anthony

467 pages
7 x 10
1 table 1 figure

PB: 978-1-56639-584-7 $43.95 Mar 98
HC: 978-1-56639-583-0 $69.95 Mar 98

Philadelphia Book Clinic Certificate of Award, 1999

2327 reg

Chilean New Song

The Political Power of Music, 1960s-1973

J. Patrice McSherry

254 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-1152-5 $45.95 May 15
HC: 978-1-4399-1151-8 $98.50 May 15
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1153-2 $45.95

Cecil B. Currey Book Award, 2015

1888 reg

The Coolie Speaks

Chinese Indentured Laborers and African Slaves in Cuba

Lisa Yun

336 pages
6 x 9
6 tables, 3 figs., 1 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-582-0 $31.95 Feb 09
HC: 978-1-59213-581-3 $61.50 Feb 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-583-7 $31.95 Feb 08

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2008

2298 reg

Dominican Baseball

New Pride, Old Prejudice

Alan Klein

200 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-1088-7 $25.95 Mar 14
HC: 978-1-4399-1087-0 $90.50 Mar 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1089-4 $25.95

Outstanding Book Award from the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport, 2015

1397 reg

East Indian Music in the West Indies

Tân-Singing, Chutney, and the Making of Indo-Caribbean Culture

Peter Manuel

288 pages
7 x 10
1 map 34 figures 18 halftones

HC: 978-1-56639-762-9 $96.50 Jun 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0570-8 $43.95 Jun 00

Gordon K. Lewis Award from the Caribbean Studies Association, 2000

937 reg

El Salvador in the Eighties

Counterinsurgency and Revolution

256 pages
5.5 x 8.25
22 tables, 1 figs., 1 maps

PB: 978-1-56639-432-1 $27.95 Jun 96
HC: 978-1-56639-431-4 $78.50 Jun 96

Casa de las Amèricas Prize for the Spanish Edition, 1990

2222 reg

The International Monetary Fund and Latin America

The Argentine Puzzle in Context

Claudia Kedar

264 pages
6 x 9
2 tables

PB: 978-1-4399-0910-2 $
HC: 978-1-4399-0909-6 $76.50 Jan 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0911-9 $76.50

Honorable Mention, Luciano Tomassini Latin American International Relations Book Award Committee of the Latin American Studies Association, 2014

2061 reg

Searching for Mr. Chin

Constructions of Nation and the Chinese in West Indian Literature

Anne-Marie Lee-Loy

198 pages
5.5 x 8.5


HC: 978-1-4399-0130-4 $46.50 May 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0132-8 $46.50 May 10

Gordon K. and Sybil Lewis Book Award, 2011

1930 reg

Sounds of the Modern Nation

Music, Culture, and Ideas in Post-Revolutionary Mexico

Alejandro L. Madrid

224 pages
5.5 x 8.25
3 tables, 36 figs.

HC: 978-1-59213-694-0 $61.50 Nov 08

International Casa de las Américas Musicology Prize, 2005

2044 reg

Whose National Music?

Identity, Mestizaje, and Migration in Ecuador

Ketty Wong

272 pages
6 x 9
18 figs., 19 halftones, 1 maps

HC: 978-1-4399-0057-4 $71.50 Sep 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0059-8 $71.50 Sep 12

Latin American Studies Association Ecuadorian Studies Section Book Prize for the most outstanding work published in the field of Ecuadorian studies, 2012