Ralph Waldo Emerson Award

Given by Phi Beta Kappa Society

87 Works 26,565 Livros 427 Críticas 4.1

The Ralph Waldo Emerson Award is offered for scholarly studies that contribute significantly to interpretations of the intellectual and cultural condition of humanity. Established in 1960, this award

mostrar mais may recognize work in the fields of history, philosophy and religion. These fields are conceived in sufficiently broad terms to permit the inclusion of appropriate work in related fields such as anthropology and the social sciences. Biographies of public figures may be eligible if their primary critical emphasis is on the intellectual and cultural condition of humanity
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Winner 66

Last Call at the Hotel Imperial: The Reporters Who Took On a World at War por Deborah Cohen2023
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake por Tiya Miles2022
South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War por Alice L Baumgartner2021
Policing the Open Road: How Cars Transformed American Freedom por Sarah A. Seo2020
The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America por Sarah E. Igo2019
Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919 por Mike Wallace2018
From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America por Elizabeth Kai Hinton2017
The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe por E.M. Rose2016
The Parthenon Enigma por Joan Breton Connelly2015
Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition por David Nirenberg2014
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis por Timothy Egan2013
Armies of Heaven: The First Crusade and the Quest for Apocalypse por Jay Rubenstein2012
Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin por Timothy Snyder2011
Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy por Susan M. Reverby2010
The Book of Calamities: Five Questions About Suffering and Its Meaning por Peter Trachtenberg2009
Muhammad's Grave: Death Rites and the Making of Islamic Society por Leor Halevi2008
Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World por David Brion Davis2007
American Curiosity por Susan Scott Parrish2006
Absolute Destruction por Isabel V. Hull2005
The End of the Soul por Jennifer Michael Hecht2004
The Eye of the Lynx por David Freedberg2003
Ermengard of Narbonne and the World of the Troubadours por Fredric L. Cheyette2002
Van Gogh and Gauguin por Debora Silverman2001
The Holocaust in American Life por Peter Novick2000
A History of Madness in Sixteenth-Century Germany por H. C. Erik Midelfort1999
The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity por Jill Lepore1998
Spinoza, Liberalism, and the Question of Jewish Identity por Steven B. Smith1997
Codex Telleriano-Remensis por Eloise Quinones Keber1996
The Resurrection of the Body in Western Christianity, 200-1336 por Caroline Walker Bynum1995
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race por David Levering Lewis1994
Protecting Soldiers and Mothers: The Political Origins of Social Policy in the United States por Theda Skocpol1993
The Radicalism of the American Revolution por Gordon S. Wood1992
In Search of Human Nature: The Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought por Carl N. Degler1991
America's Rome, Volume 1: Classical Rome por William L. Vance1990
America's Rome, Volume 2: Catholic and Contemporary Rome por William L. Vance1990
The Body and Society por Peter Brown1989
The Fall of the House of Labor: The Workplace, the State, and American Labor Activism, 1865-1925 por David Montgomery1988
Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900 por Alfred W. Crosby1987
The World of Thought in Ancient China por Benjamin I. Schwartz1986
The Crucible of Race: Black-White Relations in the American South since Emancipation por Joel Williamson1985
A Rage for Order: Black-White Relations in the American South since Emancipation (Galaxy Books) por Joel Williamson1985
Against the Apocalypse: Responses to Catastrophe in Modern Jewish Culture por David G. Roskies1984
The War Within: From Victorian to Modernist Thought in the South, 1919-1945 por Daniel Joseph Singal1983
Philosophical Explanations por Robert Nozick1982
White Supremacy: A Comparative Study of American and South African History por George M. Fredrickson1981
Utopian Thought in the Western World por Frank E. Manuel1980
The printing press as an agent of change por Elizabeth L. Eisenstein1979
The Rise of American Philosophy: Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1860-1930 por Bruce Kuklick1978
Peasants into Frenchmen: The Modernization of Rural France, 1870-1914 por Eugen Weber1977
The Great War and Modern Memory por Paul Fussell1976
The Venture of Islam, Volume 1: The Classical Age of Islam por Marshall G. S. Hodgson1975
Venice: A Maritime Republic por Frederic Chapin Lane1974
Reflections on the Causes of Human Misery and Upon Certain Proposals to Eliminate Them por Barrington Moore1973
A Theory of Justice por John Rawls1972
American convictions; cycles of public thought, 1600-1850 por Charles A. Barker1971
Love and Will por Rollo May1970
Weimar Culture: The Outsider as Insider por Peter Gay1969
White over Black: American Attitudes Toward the Negro, 1550-1812 por Winthrop D. Jordan1968
Children of Crisis: A Study of Courage and Fear por Robert Coles1967
The Career of Philosophy, Vol. 2: From the German Enlightenment to the Age of Darwin por John Herman Randall1966
O Strange New World por Howard Mumford Jones1965
Race: The History of an Idea in America por Thomas F. Gossett1964
Anti-Intellectualism in American Life por Richard Hofstadter1963
Freedom in the Ancient World por Herbert Joseph Muller1962
Mysticism and Philosophy por W. T. Stace1961
Philosophy and the Modern World por Albert William Levi1960

Shortlist 23

Wild New World: The Epic Story of Animals and People in America por Dan Flores2023
The Grimkes: The Legacy of Slavery in an American Family por Kerri K. Greenidge2023
Botticelli's Secret: The Lost Drawings and the Rediscovery of the Renaissance por Joseph Luzzi2023
Come Back in September: A Literary Education on West Sixty-Seventh Street, Manhattan por Darryl Pinckney2023
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake por Tiya Miles2022
Traveling Black: A Story of Race and Resistance por Mia Bay2022
The Gun, the Ship, and the Pen: Warfare, Constitutions, and the Making of the Modern World por Linda Colley2022
Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America por Nicole Eustace2022
Looking for the Good War: American Amnesia and the Violent Pursuit of Happiness por Elizabeth D. Samet2022
South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War por Alice L Baumgartner2021
Tacky's Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War por Vincent Brown2021
Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own por Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.2021
The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States por Walter Johnson2021
Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory por Claudio Saunt2021
The Fire Is upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America por Nicholas Buccola2020
America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States por Erika Lee2020
Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia por Christina Thompson2020
Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs por Camilla Townsend2020
The Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind por Justin Driver2019
The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War por Joanne B. Freeman2019
When Montezuma Met Cortés: The True Story of the Meeting that Changed History por Matthew Restall2019
Action versus Contemplation: Why an Ancient Debate Still Matters por Jennifer Summit2019
Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War por Viet Thanh Nguyen2017


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