2010 Winners


R.R. Hawkins Award
Yale University Press
Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade


 
Award for Excellence in Humanities
University of California Press
Autobiography of Mark Twain
 
Award for Excellence in Social Sciences
Oxford University Press
Favela: Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro
 
Award for Excellence in Physical Sciences & Mathematics
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Life in the World’s Oceans: Diversity, Distribution, and Abundance
 
Award for Excellence in Biology & Life Sciences
Cell Press
Article of the Future
 
Award for Excellence in Reference Works
Yale University Press
Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade
 
Archeology & Anthropology
Wiley-Blackwell
An Anthropology of Biomedicine
 
Honorable Mention:
Michigan State University
The Edge of the Woods
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
The Jeffersons at Shadwell
 
Art History & Criticism
Princeton University Press
The Moment of Caravaggio
 
Honorable Mention:
The Museum of Modern Art
Contemporary Chinese Art: Primary Documents
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
The Experimental Group: Ilya Kabakov, Moscow Conceptualism, Soviet Avant-Guardes
 
Art Technique
Focal Press
The VES Handbook of Visual Effects
 
Biography & Autobiography
University of California Press
Autobiography of Mark Twain
 
Honorable Mention:
University of Ottawa Press
My Life
 
Princeton University Press
The Poison King
 
Stanford University Press
Little Did I Know: Excerpts from Memory
 
Biological Sciences
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Mammal Teeth: Origin, Evolution, and Diversity
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Psychiatric Pharmacogenomics
 
Biomedicine & Neuroscience
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Targeting Protein for Kinases for Cancer Therapy
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Cortical Oscillations in Health and Disease
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Networks of the Brain
 
Business, Finance & Management
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
One Report: Integrated Reporting for a Sustainable Strategy
 
Chemistry & Physics
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Molecular Orbitals and Organic Chemical Reactions
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Silver in Organic Chemistry
 
Classics & Ancient History
Princeton University Press
Makers of Ancient Strategy
 
Honorable Mention:
University of California Press
Riots in Alexandria: Tradition and Group Dynamics in Late Antique Pagan and Christian Communities
 
Honorable Mention:
Cambridge University Press
Rome's World: The Peutinger Map Reconsidered
 
Clinical Medicine
Elsevier, Inc.
The Retinal Atlas
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
Augmentation Mammaplasty with DVD
 
Honorable Mention:
Harvard University Press
Saturday is for Funerals
 
Computing & Information Sciences
Cambridge University Press
Networks, Crowds and Markets
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Information Retrieval
 
Cosmology & Astronomy
Cambridge University Press
Galaxy Formation and Evolution
 
Honorable Mention:
Harvard University Press
The 50 Most Extreme Places in Our Solar System
 
Earth Sciences
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Life in the World's Oceans: Diversity, Distribution, and Abundance
 
Economics
Princeton University Press
Fault Lines
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
Identity Economics
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Jimmy Stewart is Dead
 
Education
Jossey-Bass
Educating Nurses: A Call for Radical Transformation
 
Jossey-Bass
Educating Physicians: A Call for Reform of Medical School and Residency
 
Honorable Mention:
Teachers College Press
The Flat World and Education
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
The Great Brain Race
 
Engineering & Technology
Harvard University Press
Biology is Technology: The Promise, Peril, and New Business of Engineering Life
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Mobile Intelligence
 
eProduct/Best in Biological & Life Sciences
Cell Press
Article of the Future
 
eProduct/Best in Physical Sciences & Mathematics
American Chemical Society
ACS Mobile
 
Honorable Mention:
IOP Publishing
IOPscience express
 
eProduct/Best Multidiscipline Platform
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Online Library
 
eProduct/Innovation in ePublishing
American Chemical Society
ACS Mobile
 
 
 
 
     
European & World History
Cambridge University Press
Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
The Rule of Empires
 
Honorable Mention:
Yale University Press
Too Much to Know: Managing Scholarly Information before the Modern Age
 
Government & Politics
Oxford University Press
The Obama Victory: How Media, Money, and Message Shaped the 2008 Election
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Playing Our Game: Why China's Rise Doesn't Threaten the West
 
Journal/Best New in Science, Technology & Medicine
Sage Publications, Inc.
Music & Medicine
 
Honorable Mention:
Elsevier, Inc.
World Neurosurgery
 
Journal/Best New in Social Sciences and Humanities
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Journal of Late Antiquity
 
Law & Legal Studies
Harvard University Press
Peculiar Institution: America's Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition
 
Honorable Mention:
Georgetown University Press
After We Die: The Life and Times of the Human Cadaver
 
Honorable Mention:
Urban Institute Press
Trial and Error in Criminal Justice Reform: Learning from Failure
 
Literature, Language & Linguistics
Palgrave Macmillan
The City of Translation
 
Honorable Mention:
Wiley-Blackwell
A Guide to Early Printed Books and Manuscripts
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Philadelphia Stories
 
Mathematics
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Bias and Causation: Models and Judgment for Valid Comparisons
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
Numbers Rule
 
Media & Cultural Studies
Getty Publications
Harry Smith: The Avant-Garde in the American Vernacular
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Robert Bresson: A Passion for Film
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
The Cruel Radiance: Photography and Political Vision
 
Multivolume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences
Cambridge University Press
The New Cambridge History of Islam
 
Honorable Mention:
Cambridge University Press
The Cambridge History of the Cold War
 
Honorable Mention:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
The Handbook of Life-Span Development
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
The History of Continental Philosophy
 
Multivolume Reference/Science
Academic Press
Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior
 
Honorable Mention:
Sage Publications, Inc.
Encyclopedia of Geography
 
Music & the Performing Arts
University of Texas Press
Making the Scene: A History of Stage Design and Technology in Europe and the U.S.
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
Duke Ellington's America
 
Nursing & Allied Health Sciences
Springer Publishing Company
Nursing in the Storm: Voices from Hurricane Katrina
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Tracking Medicine: A Researcher's Quest to Understand Health Care
 
Philosophy
Cambridge University Press
Friedrich Nietzsche: A Philosophical Biography
 
Honorable Mention:
Wiley-Blackwell
In the Name of God: The Evolutionary Origins of Religious Ethics and Violence
 
Honorable Mention:
The University of Chicago Press
What is a Person? Rethinking Humanity, Social Life, and the Moral Good from the Person Up
 
Popular Science & Popular Mathematics
University of California Press
Adventures among Ants: A Global Safari with a Cast of Trillions
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Genetic Twists of Fate
 
Psychology
American Psychological Association
Police Interrogations and False Confessions: Current Research, Practice, and Policy Recommendations
 
Honorable Mention:
Wiley-Blackwell
50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology: Shattering Widespread Misconceptions about Human Behavior
 
Single Volume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences
Yale University Press
Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade
 
Honorable Mention:
CQ Press
America's Struggle with Empire: A Documentary History
 
Honorable Mention:
CQ Press
Resort to War
 
Single Volume Reference/Science
University of California Press
Cenezoic Mammals of Africa
 
Honorable Mention:
The MIT Press
Atlas of Science
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
The Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs
 
Sociology & Social Work
Oxford University Press
Favela: Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro
 
Honorable Mention:
Oxford University Press
Fire in the Heart: How White Activists Embrace Racial Justice
 
Theology & Religious Studies
The University of Chicago Press
The New Metaphysicals: Spirituality and the American Religious Imagination
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
Surviving Death
 
U.S. History
The University of Chicago Press
Made in America: A Social History of American Culture and Character
 
Honorable Mention:
Princeton University Press
The Whites of Their Eyes
 
   
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