Award-Winning Books: Race and Ethnicity

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

2016 reg

Behind the Backlash

Muslim Americans after 9/11

Lori Peek

230 pages
6 x 9
1 tables, 3 figs.

PB: 978-1-59213-983-5 $30.95 Oct 10
HC: 978-1-59213-982-8 $86.50 Oct 10
Ebook: 978-1-59213-984-2 $30.95 Oct 10

Best Book Award from the American Sociological Association's section on Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity, 2013
Midwest Sociological Society Distinguished Book Award, 2012

818 reg

Chinatown

The Socioeconomic Potential of an Urban Enclave

Min Zhou

316 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-337-9 $34.95 Feb 95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0417-6 $34.95 Feb 95

Honorable Mention, 1993 Robert E. Park Award, American Sociological Association

1335 reg

Cultural Compass

Ethnographic Explorations of Asian America

Edited by Martin F. Manalansan, IV

272 pages
7 x 10
1 table 5 figures

PB: 978-1-56639-773-5 $33.95 Jun 00
HC: 978-1-56639-772-8 $88.50 Jun 00

Cultural Studies Book Award, given by the Association for Asian American Studies, 2000

1522 reg

Desis in the House

Indian American Youth Culture in New York City

Sunaina Marr Maira

256 pages
6 x 9
16 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-927-2 $28.95 Feb 02
HC: 978-1-56639-926-5 $81.50 Feb 02
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0673-6 $28.95 Feb 02

Honorable Mention for the Lora Romero First Book Publication Prize from the American Studies Association, 2003

1882 reg

The End of White World Supremacy

Black Internationalism and the Problem of the Color Line

Roderick D. Bush

264 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-573-8 $32.95 Jul 09
HC: 978-1-59213-572-1 $86.50 Jul 09
Ebook: 978-1-59213-574-5 $32.95

Paul Sweezy Marxist Sociology Award from the American Sociological Association conference, 2010

1906 reg

Hapa Girl

A Memoir

May-lee Chai

232 pages
5.5 x 8.25
12 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-616-2 $26.95 Oct 08
HC: 978-1-59213-615-5 $66.50 Mar 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-617-9 $26.95 Mar 07

Named one of the Notable Books in the Kiriyama Prize, 2008
Honorable Mention at the Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Awards, 2007

2278 reg

Illegal Migrations and the Huckleberry Finn Problem

John S.W. Park

278 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-1047-4 $30.95 Apr 13
HC: 978-1-4399-1046-7 $91.50 Apr 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1048-1 $30.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2014

1505 reg

Language Policy and Identity Politics in the United States

Ronald Schmidt Sr.

296 pages
6 x 9
14 tables

PB: 978-1-56639-755-1 $36.95 Apr 00
HC: 978-1-56639-754-4 $75.50 Apr 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0609-5 $36.95 Apr 00

"Best Book Award" from the American Political Science Association Section on Race, Ethnicity and Politics for the category of "Public Policies, Legal and Social Analysis of Racial and Ethnic Politics", 2001

1473 reg

The Making of Asian America through Political Participation

Pei-te Lien

312 pages
6 x 9
21 tables

PB: 978-1-56639-895-4 $32.95 Sep 01
HC: 978-1-56639-894-7 $86.50 Sep 01
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0543-2 $32.95 Sep 01

Best Book published in the areas of Political Participation, Voting, Elections, and Political Behavior in Racial/Ethnic Politics by the Organized Section on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics of the American Political Science Association, 2002

1230 reg

Newcomers in Workplace

Immigrants and the Restructuring of the U.S. Economy

edited by Louise Lamphere, Alex Stepick and Guillermo Grenier

320 pages
6 x 9
5 tables, 11 figs., 10 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-131-3 $36.95 Jan 94
HC: 978-1-56639-124-5 $80.50 Jan 94
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0148-9 $36.95 Jan 94

Conrad Arensberg Award, American Anthropological Association, 1994

889 reg

The Politics of Diversity

Immigration, Resistance, and Change in Monterey Park, California

John Horton

296 pages
6 x 9
13 tables, 19 halftones, 3 maps

PB: 978-1-56639-328-7 $30.95 Jul 95
HC: 978-1-56639-327-0 $69.95 Jul 95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0642-2 $32.95

Robert E. Park Award, Community and Urban Section of the American Sociological Association, 1996

Possessive investment rev ed sm

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

2101 reg

Race Appeal

How Candidates Invoke Race in U.S. Political Campaigns

Charlton D McIlwain, and Stephen M. Caliendo

272 pages
6 x 9
38 tables, 23 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-0276-9 $29.95 Feb 11
HC: 978-1-4399-0275-2 $81.50 Feb 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0277-6 $29.95 Feb 11

Ralph J. Bunche Award, American Political Science Association, 2012
Selected as “‘The Best of the Best’ from the University Presses” Books For Public and High School Libraries” for the ALA Annual Conference, 2012

887 reg

Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia

Immigrants in a Divided City

Judith Goode and Jo Anne Schneider

296 pages
6 x 9
1 tables, 7 figs., 3 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-141-2 $32.95 May 94
HC: 978-1-56639-140-5 $66.50 May 94
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0477-0 $32.95

Finalist for the Robert E. Park Award, Community and Urban Section of the American Sociological Association, 1996

909a reg

Separate Societies

Poverty and Inequality in U.S. Cities

William Goldsmith and Edward Blakely

268 pages
6 x 9
12 tables, 25 figs.

PB: 978-1-4399-0292-9 $35.95 Jun 10
HC: 978-1-4399-0291-2 $86.50 Jun 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0293-6 $35.95

Paul Davidoff Award, Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning, 1993

1588 reg

Shifting Borders

Rhetoric, Immigration, and California's Proposition 187

Kent A. Ono and John M. Sloop

264 pages
6 x 9
1 figs.

PB: 978-1-56639-917-3 $29.95 Jan 02
HC: 978-1-56639-916-6 $72.50 Jan 02

Critical and Cultural Studies Division of the National Communication Association's Book of the Year Award, 2004

There goes the hood web

There Goes the 'Hood

Views of Gentrification from the Ground Up

Lance Freeman

248 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-437-3 $31.95 Jun 06
HC: 978-1-59213-436-6 $81.50 Jun 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-438-0 $31.95

Winner of the Urban Affairs Association Best Book Award, 2007

1532 reg

White Boy

A Memoir

Mark D. Naison

240 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-942-5 $29.95 Mar 02
HC: 978-1-56639-941-8 $85.50 Mar 02
Ebook: 978-1-59213-801-2 $29.95 Mar 02

Mark Naison is the recipient of the Poe Award for Literary Excellence of the Bronx County History Society, 2004

2263 reg

The White Savior Film

Content, Critics, and Consumption

Matthew Hughey

230 pages
6 x 9
12 tables, 2 figs.

PB: 978-1-4399-1001-6 $30.95 Apr 14
HC: 978-1-4399-1000-9 $90.50 Apr 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1002-3 $30.95

Southwest Sociological Association Outstanding Publication Award, 2016