2009 Winners


R.R. Hawkins Award
The University of Chicago Press
Plato’s Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues
 
R.R. Hawkins Award
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews (WIREs)


 
Award for Excellence in Humanities
The University of Chicago Press
Plato’s Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues
 
Award for Excellence in Social Sciences
Academic Press/Elsevier, Inc.
Neuroeconomics: Decision Making and the Brain
 
Award for Excellence in Physical Sciences & Mathematics
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibodies: From Bench to Clinic
 
Award for Excellence in Biology & Life Sciences
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Dermatology for Skin of Color
 
Award for Excellence in Reference Works
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews (WIREs)
 
Art & Art History
The University of Chicago Press
The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of Modernity
 
Honorable Mention:
The Museum of Modern Art
Bauhaus 1919-1933: Workshops for Modernity
 
Honorable Mention:
Getty Publications
Sculpture and Enlightenment
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier/Focal Press
Drawn to Life: 20 Golden Years of Disney Master Classes
 
Classics & Ancient History
Oxford University Press
The Deaths of Seneca
 
Honorable Mention:
Harvard University Press
The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire
 
Media & Cultural Studies
University of Texas Press
Edna Ferber’s Hollywood: American Fictions of Gender, Race, and History
 
Honorable Mention:
Stanford University Press
Flesh of My Flesh
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Critical Play: Radical Game Design
 
Music & the Performing Arts
University of California Press
Digging: The Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
Sound and Space in Renaissance Venice
 
U.S. History & Biography/Autobiography
Oxford University Press
Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
Chicago: A Biography
 
Honorable Mention:
Harvard University Press
Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington
 
World History & Biography/Autobiography
Princeton University Press
Empires of the Silk Road
 
Honorable Mention:
Harvard University Press
China’s Last Great Empire: The Great Qing
 
Literature, Language & Linguistics
Louisiana State University Press
The Fourth Ghost: White Southern Writers and European Fascism, 1930-1950
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
Petrarch: A Critical Guide to the Complete Works
 
Philosophy
The University of Chicago Press
Plato’s Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues
 
Honorable Mention:
Wiley-Blackwell
Hard Truths
 
Theology & Religious Studies
University of California Press
Boundless Faith: The Global Outreach of American Churches
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
Sinister Yogis
 
 
Archeology & Anthropology
The University of Chicago Press
Knossos and the Prophets of Modernism
 
Honorable Mention:
Fordham University Press
Dangerous Citizens: The Greek Left and the Terror of the State
 
Education
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Higher Learning, Greater Good: The Private and Social Benefits of Higher
 
Honorable Mention:
SAGE Publications, Inc.
The SAGE Handbook of African American Education
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
Crossing the Finish Line: Completing College at America’s Public Universities
 
Government & Politics
Oxford University Press
The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting Small Wars in the Midst of a Big One
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia
 
Law & Legal Studies
Princeton University Press
A Constitution of Many Minds
 
Architecture & Urban Planning
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Asylum: Inside the Closed World of State Mental Hospitals
 
Honorable Mention:
University of Texas Press
Delirious New Orleans: Manifesto for an Extraordinary American City
 
Honorable Mention:
Getty Publications
The California Missions: History, Art, and Preservation
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
Defining Urban Design
 
Sociology & Social Work
Princeton University Press
Codes of the Underworld: How Criminals Communicate
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
Black Men Can’t Shoot
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Why David Sometimes Wins
 
     
Business, Finance & Management
Princeton University Press
Boulevard of Broken Dreams
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
The Rise and Fall of the U.S. Mortgage and Credit Markets
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System
 
Economics
Academic Press/Elsevier, Inc.
Neuroeconomics: Decision Making and the Brain
 
Honorable Mention:
The Johns Hopkins University Press
The Economy of Renaissance Florence
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
This Time is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly
 
Psychology
Oxford University Press
Relational Being: Beyond Self and Community
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us about Humanity
 
Biological & Life Sciences
The University of Chicago Press
Great Plains: America’s Lingering Wild
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Arizona Press
Inland Fishes of the Greater Southwest
 
Honorable Mention:
The Johns Hopkins University Press
The Rise of Amphibians: 365 Million Years of Evolution
 
Biomedicine & Neuroscience
The MIT Press
What We Know about Emotional Intelligence
 
Clinical Medicine
The McGraw-Hill Companies
Dermatology for Skin of Color
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
Glaucoma
 
Honorable Mention:
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Adult Chest Surgery
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
Plastic Surgery: Indications and Practice
 
Nursing & Allied Health
Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.
Pocket Atlas of Chinese Medicine
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
AACN Advanced Critical Care Nursing
 
Chemistry & Physics
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibodies: From Bench to Clinic
 
Computing & Information Sciences
The MIT Press
Probablistic Graphical Models
 
Honorable Mention:
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Software & Systems Requirements in Engineering: In Practice
 
Cosmology & Astronomy
Princeton University Press
High-Energy Astrophysics
 
Earth Sciences
The University of Chicago Press
Gems and Gemstones: Timeless Natural Beauty of the Mineral World
 
Honorable Mention:
University of Nevada Press
The Mojave Desert: Ecosystem Processes and Sustainability
 
Engineering & Technology
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineering
 
Honorable Mention:
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Artificial Tactile Sensing in Biomedical Engineering
 
Mathematics
Academic Press/Elsevier, Inc.
Handbook of Statistical Analysis and Data Mining Applications
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Bayesian Modeling Using WinBUGS
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Sampling Statistics
 
Multivolume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences
Cambridge University Press
Dictionary of Irish Biography
 
Honorable Mention:
CQ Press
Encyclopedia of the First Amendment
 
Honorable Mention:
Wiley-Blackwell
The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest: 1500 to the Present
 
Multivolume Reference/Science
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Encyclopedia of Chemical Biology
 
Honorable Mention:
Academic Press/Elsevier, Inc.
Encyclopedia of Inland Waters
 
Single Volume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences
Wiley-Blackwell
A Companion to Late Antiquity
 
Single Volume Reference/Science
Springer Publishing Company
The Penn Center Guide to Bioethics
 
Honorable Mention:
University of California Press
Encyclopedia of Islands
 
Journal/Best Design in Print
The American Physiological Society
Physiology
 
Honorable Mention:
Association for Computing Machinery
Communications of the ACM
 
Journal/Science, Technology & Medicine
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
EMBO Molecular Medicine
 
Journal/Social Sciences & Humanities
Berghahn Books
Girlhood Studies
 
Honorable Mention:
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Journal of Late Antiquity
 
eProduct/Best in Biological & Life Sciences
Elsevier, Inc.
BrainNavigator
 
 
eProduct/Best in Humanities
Modern Language Association
Literary Research Guide
 
eProduct/Best in Physical Sciences & Mathematics
American Institute of Physics
AIP/UniPHY
 
eProduct/Best in Reference Works
Oxford University Press
Oxford Biblical Studies Online
 
eProduct/Best Multidiscipline Platform
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews (WIREs)

 
   
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