2018 Award-Winning Books

2375 reg

Boathouse Row

Waves of Change in the Birthplace of American Rowing

Dotty Brown

288 pages
10 x 8
63 color photos, 3 line drawings, 110 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1282-9 $35.00 Oct 16

The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia 2018 Preservation Education Award

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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

2228 reg

Contemporary Social Constructionism

Key Themes

Darin Weinberg

214 pages
5.5 x 8.25


PB: 978-1-4399-0925-6 $30.95 Jan 15
HC: 978-1-4399-0924-9 $50.50 Apr 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0926-3 $30.95

Melvin Pollner Prize in Ethnomethodology by the American Sociological Association's section on Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis, 2018

2400 reg

The Cost of Being a Girl

Working Teens and the Origins of the Gender Wage Gap

Yasemin Besen-Cassino

208 pages
6 x 9
11 tables, 8 line drawings

PB: 978-1-4399-1349-9 $27.95 Dec 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1348-2 $94.50 Dec 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1350-5 $27.95 Dec 17

Honorable Mention from the National Women's Studies Association for the Sara A. Whaley Book Prize, 2018

2374 reg

The Eternal Present of Sport

Rethinking Sport and Religion

Daniel A. Grano

282 pages
6 x 9
1 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1280-5 $34.95 Jun 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1279-9 $104.50 Jun 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1281-2 $34.95 Jun 17

2018 Outstanding Book of the Year Award, National Communication Association's Communication and Sport Division

2459 reg

On the Stump

Campaign Oratory and Democracy in the United States, Britain, and Australia

Sean Scalmer

232 pages
6 x 9
8 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1504-2 $27.95 Sep 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1503-5 $89.50 Sep 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1505-9 $27.95 Sep 17

New South Wales Premier's History Award in General History, 2018

2378 reg

Shaming the Constitution

The Detrimental Results of Sexual Violent Predator Legislation

Michael L. Perlin and Heather Ellis Cucolo

324 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-4399-1292-8 $37.95 Feb 17
HC: 978-1-4399-1291-1 $94.50 Feb 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1293-5 $37.95 Feb 17

Heather Cucolo, recipient of the 2018 New York Law School Otto L. Walter Distinguished Writing Award

2371 reg

The Struggling State

Nationalism, Mass Militarization, and the Education of Eritrea

Jennifer Riggan

258 pages
6 x 9


HC: 978-1-4399-1270-6 $70.50 Jan 16
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1272-0 $36.00 Jan 16

Honorable Mention for the 2018 Jackie Kirk Outstanding Book Award from The Comparative and International Education Society