PROSE Award1999

Given by Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division (PSP), AAP

Other Names: R. R. Hawkins Award, R.R. Hawkins Award
35 Works 1,678 Books 7 Reviews ½ 4.0
Every year, the PROSE Awards are awarded to the very best professional and scholarly titles published during the previous year (based on copyright date). In prior years, these awards were named for show more the copyright year of the titles they honor. Starting in 2015, we renamed the PROSE Awards to reflect the year in which they are awarded. Thus, the 2015 PROSE Awards honor titles published in 2014. This convention will continue in the future. show less
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Announced:
March 27: Winner2024 Recent

R. R. Hawkins Award 1

Winner 22

WorkCategoryYear
The Works: The Industrial Architecture of the United States by Betsy Hunter BradleyArchitecture & Urban Planning1999
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Music of Charles Ives by James B. SinclairArts1999
The Ambonese Curiosity Cabinet by Georgius Everhardus RumphiusBiological Science1999
Hot Groups : Seeding Them, Feeding Them, and Using Them to Ignite Your Organization by Jean Lipman-BlumenBusiness & Management1999
Retina-Vitreous-macula (2-Volume Set) by David R. Guyer MDClinical Medicine1999
Design By Numbers by John MaedaComputer Science1999
Globalization and History: The Evolution of a Nineteenth-Century Atlantic Economy by Kevin H. O'RourkeEconomics1999
Handbook of nanostructured materials and nanotechnology by Hari Singh NalwaEngineering Handbooks1999
Mapping Boston by Alex KriegerExcellence in Design & Production1999
Encyclopedia of Volcanoes by Haraldur SigurdssonGeography & Earth Science1999
Controlling the State: Constitutionalism from Ancient Athens to Today by Scott GordonGovernment & Political Science1999
Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World by G. W. BowersockHistory1999
The Languages of Edison's Light (Inside Technology) by Charles BazermanHistory of Science & Technology1999
Japanese Law: An Economic Approach (Studies in Law and Economics) by J. Mark RamseyerLegal1999
The Poetics of Natural History: From John Bartram to William James by Christoph IrmscherLiterature & Language1999
The Moment of Proof: Mathematical Epiphanies by Donald C. BensonMathematics1999
Women and Health by Marlene B. GoldmanMedical Science1999
Oncology Nursing: Assessment and Clinical Care by Christine MiaskowskiNursing & Allied Health1999
Protestants and Pictures: Religion, Visual Culture, and the Age of American Mass Production by David MorganPhilosophy & Religion1999
Active Galactic Nuclei by Julian H. KrolikPhysics & Astronomy1999
The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (MITECS) by Robert A. WilsonPsychology1999
The Barbarians Speak: How the Conquered Peoples Shaped Roman Europe by Peter S. WellsSociology & Anthropology1999

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Every year, the PROSE Awards are awarded to the very best professional and scholarly titles published during the previous year (based on copyright date). In prior years, these awards were named for the copyright year of the titles they honor. Starting in 2015, we renamed the PROSE Awards to reflect the year in which they are awarded. Thus, the 2015 PROSE Awards honor titles published in 2014. This convention will continue in the future. (English, Member-written)
One of the PROSE Awards, from the Professional and Scholarly Publishing (PSP) division of the Association of American Publishers.
Each year, publishers and authors are recognized at the PSP Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., for their commitment to pioneering works of research and for contributing to the conception, production, and design of landmark works in their fields. The R. R. Hawkins Award, presented to the most outstanding work among the publications selected, has been given to more than 30 works since its inception.
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