2013 Award-Winning Books

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

2250 reg

Captain America and the Nationalist Superhero

Metaphors, Narratives, and Geopolitics

Jason Dittmer

242 pages
6 x 9
26 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-0977-5 $31.95 Nov 12
HC: 978-1-4399-0976-8 $81.50 Jan 13
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0978-2 $31.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2013

2223 reg

A City within a City

The Black Freedom Struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Todd E Robinson

248 pages
6 x 9
3 tables, 12 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-0922-5 $31.95 Dec 12
HC: 978-1-4399-0921-8 $91.50 Dec 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0923-2 $31.95 Dec 12

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2013

2136 reg

Closure

The Rush to End Grief and What It Costs Us

Nancy Berns

228 pages
6 x 9
1 table

PB: 978-1-4399-0577-7 $27.95 Aug 11
HC: 978-1-4399-0576-0 $81.50 Aug 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0578-4 $27.95

Charles Horton Cooley Award for Best Book from the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, 2013
Honorable Mention from the Sociology of Emotions section of the American Sociological Association, 2012

2290 reg

Dr. Radway's Sarsaparilla Resolvent

Beth Kephart

198 pages
5.5 x 8.5


PB: 978-0-9840429-6-8 $15.95 Apr 13

Parrott Library Award from the St. Albans School Library, 2014
Kirkus Reviews' Best in Children's Books, 2013

2253 reg

Envisioning Emancipation

Black Americans and the End of Slavery

Deborah Willis and Barbara Krauthamer

240 pages
7 x 10
150 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-0986-7 $24.95 Feb 17
HC: 978-1-4399-0985-0 $59.50 Feb 13

Winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work—Non-Fiction, 2014
One of the Top 25 Outstanding Academic Titles, Choice, 2013

2128 reg

Hope Is Cut

Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia

Daniel Mains

208 pages
6 x 9
2 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-0480-0 $31.95 Jan 13
HC: 978-1-4399-0479-4 $71.50 Nov 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0481-7 $31.95

Finalist for the Society for the Anthropology of Work Book Prize, 2013

2184 reg

Laotian Daughters

Working toward Community, Belonging, and Environmental Justice

Bindi Shah

216 pages
6 x 9
1 tables

PB: 978-1-4399-0815-0 $31.95 Dec 11
HC: 978-1-4399-0813-6 $91.50 Dec 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0814-3 $31.95 Dec 11

Association for Asian American Studies' Outstanding Book Award in the category Social Science, 2014
Honorable Mention, Asia and Asian America Section of the American Sociological Association, 2013

2119 reg

Rude Democracy

Civility and Incivility in American Politics

Susan Herbst

216 pages
5.5 x 8.25
4 tables

PB: 978-1-4399-0336-0 $
HC: 978-1-4399-0335-3 $26.95 Aug 10
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0337-7 $26.95 Aug 10

Doris Graber Award, American Political Science Association, 2013
Association of American University Presses Book Jacket Award, 2011

2173 reg

Transfeminist Perspectives in and beyond Transgender and Gender Studies

Edited by Anne Enke

268 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-0747-4 $35.95 May 12
HC: 978-1-4399-0746-7 $86.50 May 12
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0748-1 $35.95

Lambda Literary Award for Best Book in Transgender Nonfiction, 2013