The AAS is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s book prize competitions and offer congratulations to the authors and presses. We encourage everyone to attend the Awards Ceremony at the upcoming AAS annual conference in Washington, D.C. on Friday, March 23, where the authors will be recognized and receive citations.
Joseph Levenson Pre-1900 Book Prize (China)
Li Chen, Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes: Sovereignty, Justice, and Transcultural Politics, Columbia University Press
Joseph Levenson Post-1900 Book Prize (China)
Sigrid Schmalzer, Red Revolution, Green Revolution: Scientific Farming in Socialist China, University of Chicago Press
E. Gene Smith Book Prize (Inner Asia)
Tom Cliff, Oil and Water: Being Han in Xinjiang, University of Chicago Press
Honorable Mention: Daniel Hirshberg, Remembering the Lotus-Born: Padmasambhava in the History of Tibet’s Golden Age, Wisdom Publications
Patrick D. Hanan Book Prize for Translation (China and Inner Asia)
Stephen Durrant, Wai-yee Li, Dav ...
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