American Sociological Association

2014 ASA Major Award Recipients

2014 Award Recipients

Distinguished Book Award

"The Land of Too Much: American Abundance and the Paradox of Poverty" by Monica Prasad

"Great American City: Chicago and the Enduring Neighborhood Effect" by Robert Sampson

Honorable Mention:   "The Opera Fanatic: Ethnography of an Obsession" by Claudio E. Benzecry

Dissertation Award

Ya-Wen Lei

Yan Long

Excellence in the Reporting of Social Issues Award

Lee Rainie

Jessie Bernard Award

Christine L. Williams

Esther Ngan-ling Chow

Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award

Richard O. Hope

Award for the Public Understanding of Sociology

Juliet B. Schor

Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology

Harry Perlstadt

Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award

Kathleen Lowney

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

William Julius Wilson