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Awards and Reviews

Princeton University Press books are reviewed in dozens of scholarly and trade publications including The New York Times, The Atlantic, The New York Review of Books, The Guardian, The London Review of Books, and The Times Literary Supplement

They count among their authors some 50 Nobel Prize winners. A full listing of prizes received in the last 10 years can be found on the Princeton University Press Awards page, or you can see a sampling of awards received by authors below:

The Loneliness of the Black Republican: Pragmatic Politics and the Pursuit of Power
Leah Wright Rigueur
Winner of the 2017 Crader Family Book Prize in American Values, Crader Family Endowment at Southeast Missouri State University
Winner of the 2016 James P. Hanlan Book Award, New England Historical Association

The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority
Madeline Y. Hsu
Winner of the 2017 Association for Asian American Studies Award for Best Book in History Winner of the 2016 Robert H. Ferrell Book Prize, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations  
Runner-Up for the 2016 Hamilton Book Awards, University Co-operative Society, University of Texas at Austin

Economic Interdependence and War
Dale C. Copeland
Winner of the 2017 ISA Annual Best Book Award, International Studies Association

Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe
Richard Alba & Nancy Foner
Honorable Mention for the 2017 ENMISA Distinguished Book Award, Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Migration Section the International Studies Association

Recursive Models of Dynamic Linear Economies
Lars Peter Hansen & Thomas J. Sargent
Lars Peter Hansen, Co-Winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics
Thomas J. Sargent, Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Economics

The Irresistible Fairy Tale: The Cultural and Social History of a Genre
Jack Zipes
Co-Winner of the 2012 Wayland D. Hand Prize, History and Folklore Section of the American Folklore Society
One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2012

Why Tolerate Religion?
Brian Leiter
One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2013

White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics
Marisa Abrajano & Zoltan L. Hajnal
Winners of the 2016 Ralph J. Bunche Award, American Political Science Association
Selected for The New York Times Book Review’s “The Year in Reading” 2016
One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2015

F.B. Eyes: How J. Edgar Hoover's Ghostreaders Framed African American Literature
William J. Maxwell
Winner of a 2016 American Book Award, Before Columbus Foundation
Shortlisted for the 2016 MSA Book Prize, Modernist Studies Association

Power Lines: Phoenix and the Making of the Modern Southwest
Andrew Needham
Winner of the 2016 George Perkins Marsh Prize, American Society for Environmental History

The Color of Success: Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority
Ellen D. Wu
Winner of the 2016 AAAS Award for Best Book in History, Association for Asian American Studies

Statistics, Data Mining, and Machine Learning in Astronomy: A Practical Python Guide for the Analysis of Survey Data
Zeljko Ivezic, Andrew J. Connolly, Jacob T. VanderPlas & Alexander Gray
Winner of the 2016 IAA Outstanding Publication Award, International Astrostatistics Association

Mutualistic Networks
Jordi Bascompte & Pedro Jordano
Winner of the 2016 BES Marsh Christian Trust Book Award, British Ecological Association

Sexing the World: Grammatical Gender and Biological Sex in Ancient Rome
Anthony Corbeill;
Winner of a 2016 Charles Goodwin Award of Merit, Society for Classical Studies

The Weimar Century: German Émigrés and the Ideological Foundations of the Cold War
Udi Greenberg
Winner of the 2016 European Studies Book Award, Council for European Studies

What's Divine about Divine Law? Early Perspectives
Christine Hayes
Winner of the 2016 PROSE Award in Theology & Religious Studies, Association of American Publishers
Winner of the 2016 Jordan Schnitzer Book Award in Biblical Studies, Rabbinics, and Jewish History & Culture in Antiquity, Association for Jewish Studies