American Sociological Association

2013 ASA Major Award Recipients

2013 Award Recipients

Distinguished Book Award

"Capitalizing on Crisis: The Political Origins of the Rise of Finance" by Greta Krippner

Honorable Mention   "Peculiar Institution: America's Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition" by David Garland

Dissertation Award

Larissa Buchholz (co-recipient)
Daniel Menchik (co-recipient)

Excellence in the Reporting of Social Issues Award

Ira Glass and the Staff of "This American Life"

Jessie Bernard Award

Kathleen Gerson

Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award

Elijah Anderson

Award for the Public Understanding of Sociology

Ruth Milkman

Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology

Donald Light

Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award

Rose Brewer and Jay Howard

W.E.B. DuBois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award

Joe R. Feagin