Recent Award Winner

The Next Crash: How Short-Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety by Amy L. Fraher is Winner of a Silver Medal, 2015 Axiom Business Book Awards (Business Commentary) (The Jenkins Group)

The Specter of “the People”: Urban Poverty in Northeast China by Mun Young Cho is Winner of the Anthony Leeds Prize in Urban Anthropology (Society for Urban, National, and Transnational/Global Anthropology Section of the American Anthropological Association)

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Suzanne Gordon on NPR

Suzanne Gordon, coeditor most recently of Collaborative Caring: Stories and Reflections on Teamwork in Health Care and coauthor of Bedside Manners: Play and Workbook, was interviewed for an NPR special series on injured nurses: Hospital to Nurses: Your Injuries Are Not Our Problem.

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Jonathan Kirshner in the New York Daily News

Jonathan Kirshner, author of Hollywood’s Last Golden Age: Politics, Society, and the Seventies Film in America and American Power after the Financial Crisis, wrote an article  on the Oscars and the business of Hollywood for the New York Daily News: Bright Lights, Timid City

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Maeve Brigid Callan on Moncrieff podcast

Maeve Brigid Callan, author of The Templars, the Witch, and the Wild Irish: Vengeance and Heresy in Medieval Ireland was interviewed on the Moncrieff podcast: Heresy and witch craft in early Ireland

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Jotham Parsons on History News Network

Jotham Parsons, author of Making Money in Sixteenth-Century France: Currency, Culture, and the State, published an article on HNN, the History News Network: Trying to Make Money Work, in the Place It Was Invented

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Paul Staniland in the New York Times

Paul Staniland, author of Networks of Rebellion: Explaining Insurgent Cohesion and Collapse, published an op-ed in the February 15, 2015 edition of the New York Times: Every Insurgency Is Different

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The Edge of Extinction in The Guardian

The Edge of Extinction: Travels with Enduring People in Vanishing Lands by Jules Pretty “draws a map of hope” for living in greater harmony with our environment, according to Adam Simms in The Guardian:

Fossil fuel companies are the greatest threat to life’s party—not greens

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