American Sociological Association

Recipients of 2017 ASA Awards

April 4, 2017

The American Sociological Association proudly announces the recipients of the major awards for 2017. These outstanding scholars will be recognized at the 2017 Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony in Montreal.

W.E.B. DuBois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award
Patricia Hill Collins (University of Maryland)

Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award
David Scott FitzGerald
(University of California-San Diego) and David Cook-Martin (Grinnell College) for Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the America (Harvard University Press, 2014)

Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology
Heidi Hartmann (Institute for Women’s Policy Research)

Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award
Howard Aldrich
(University of North Carolina)

Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award
Mary Romero
(Arizona State University)

Excellence in the Reporting of Social Issues Award
Michael Moore
(Documentary Filmmaker)

Jessie Bernard Award
Raewyn Connell (University of Sydney)

Public Understanding of Sociology Award
Victor Rios
(University of California-Santa Barbara)

Dissertation Award
Karida Leigh Brown for "Before They Were Diamonds: The Intergenerational Migration of Kentucky's Coal Camp Blacks"


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