Former IAS fellow wins Robert H. Ferrell Book Prize of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations
2014/15 former IAS Fellow, Dr Nathan Citino (Rice University), has been awarded the Robert H. Ferrell Book Prize, which rewards distinguished scholarship in the history of American foreign relations, broadly defined, for his 2017, Envisioning the Arab Future: Modernization in U.S.-Arab Relations, 1945-1967 (Cambridge University Press). In his book, Dr Citino weaves together the histories of U.S.-Arab relations, modernization and development, and the global Cold War while advancing bold new arguments about each of these subjects.
New edited volume by former IAS Fellow Barbara Risman
With fellow editors Carissa Froyum and William J Scarborough, The Handbook of the Sociology of Gender (2018, Springer) provides a comprehensive view of the field of the sociology of gender. It presents the most important theories about gender and methods used to study gender, as well as extensive coverage of the latest research on gender in the most important areas of social life, including gendered bodies, sexuality, carework, paid labor, social movements, incarceration, migration, gendered violence, and others.
(9 Jul 2018)