2020 Award-Winning Books

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The Battles of Germantown

Effective Public History in America

David W. Young

294 pages
6 x 9
5 figs., 17 halftones, 2 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-1555-4 $29.95 Sep 19
HC: 978-1-4399-1554-7 $109.50 Sep 19
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1556-1 $29.95 Sep 19

2020 Philip S. Klein Book Prize, Pennsylvania Historical Association

Black identity

Black Identity Viewed from a Barber's Chair

Nigrescence and Eudaimonia

William E. Cross Jr.

192 pages
5.5 x 8.25
4 tables, 2 figs.

PB: 978-1-4399-2106-7 $27.95 Jun 21
HC: 978-1-4399-2105-0 $74.50 Jun 21
Ebook: 978-1-4399-2107-4 $27.95 Jun 21

William E. Cross Jr., recipient of the 2020 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Applications of Psychology, American Psychological Association

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Monument Lab

Creative Speculations for Philadelphia

Edited by Paul M. Farber and Ken Lum

336 pages
6.75 x 9.375
160 color photos, 82 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1606-3 $35.00 Nov 19

Selected in the trade illustrated category for the 2020 AUPresses Book, Jacket, & Journal Show

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Not from Here, Not from There/No Soy de Aquí ni de Allá

The Autobiography of Nelson A. Díaz

Nelson A. Díaz

280 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 19 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1360-4 $32.95 Sep 18
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1362-8 $32.95 Sep 18

Nelson Diaz, recipient of the 2020 National Hispanic Hero Award, presented by the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute

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Power, Participation, and Protest in Flint, Michigan

Unpacking the Policy Paradox of Municipal Takeovers

Ashley E. Nickels

272 pages
5.25 x 8.5
11 tables, 4 figs., 5 halftones, 1 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-1567-7 $32.95 Oct 19
HC: 978-1-4399-1566-0 $94.50 Oct 19
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1568-4 $32.95 Oct 19

American Society for Public Administration Section on Democracy and Social Justice Book Award, 2019
American Political Science Association Robert A. Dahl Award, 2020
Honorable Mention, 2020 American Political Science Association’s Urban Politics Section Dennis Judd Best Book Award

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Shades of Black

Diversity in African American Identity

William E. Cross, Jr.

296 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-0-87722-949-0 $33.95 Dec 91
HC: 978-0-87722-759-5 $49.95 Feb 91

William E. Cross Jr., recipient of the 2020 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Applications of Psychology, American Psychological Association

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Taking Juvenile Justice Seriously

Developmental Insights and System Challenges

Christopher J. Sullivan

304 pages
6 x 9
5 tables, 26 figs.

PB: 978-1-4399-1579-0 $39.95 Oct 19
HC: 978-1-4399-1578-3 $104.50 Oct 19
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1580-6 $39.95 Oct 19

2020 Outstanding Contribution Award, given by the American Society of Criminology's Division of Development and Life Course Criminology

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Vulnerable Constitutions

Queerness, Disability, and the Remaking of American Manhood

Cynthia Barounis

278 pages
6 x 9
2 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1507-3 $39.95 May 19
HC: 978-1-4399-1506-6 $99.50 May 19
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1508-0 $39.95 May 19

2020 Piepmeier Book Prize Winner, National Women's Studies Association