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Ralph J. Bunche Award Recipients

Year

Author

Title

Publisher

2017   Vaughn Raspberry Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination Harvard University Press
2016 Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics Oxford University Press

2015

Megan Ming Francis

Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State

Cambridge University Press

2014

Tracie Burch

Trading Democracy for Justice: Criminal Convictions and the Decline of Neighborhood Political Participation

University of Chicago Press

2014

Natalie Masuoka and Jane Junn

The Politics of Belonging: Race, Public Opinion, and Immigration

University of Chicago Press

2013

Otto Santa Ana

Juan in a Hundred:  Representations of Latinos on the Network News

University of Texas Press

2013

Lisa Garcia Bedolla and Melissa Michelson

Mobilizing Inclusion:  Transforming the Electorate through Get-Out-the Vote Campaigns

Yale University Press

2012

Charlton D. Mcllwain and Stephen M. Caliendo

Race Appeal:  How Candidates Invoke Race in U.S. Political Campaigns

Temple University Press

2011

Cristina Beltrán

The Trouble with Unity: Latino Politics and the Creation of Identity

Oxford University Press

2010

Christopher S. Parker

Fighting for Democracy: Black Veterans and the Struggle Against White Supremacy in the Postwar South

Princeton University Press

2009

Richard Iton

In Search of the Black Fantastic: Politics and Popular Culture in the Post-Civil Rights Era

Oxford University Press

2009

Julie Novkov

Racial Union: Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama

University of Michigan Press

2008

Sarah Song

Justice, Gender, and the Politics of Multiculturalism

Cambridge University Press

2008

Victoria Hattam

In The Shadow of Race: Jews, Latinos, and Immigrant Politics in the United States

University of Chicago Press

2007

Fredrick C. Harris, Valeria Sinclair-Chapman and Brian D. McKenzie

Countervailing Forces in African-American Civic Activism, 1973-1994

Cambridge University Press

2007

Mark Q. Sawyer

Racial Politics in Post-Revolutionary Cuba

Cambridge University Press

2006

Lisa Garcia Bedolla

Fluid Borders: Latino Power, Identity, and Politics in Los Angeles

University of California Press

2005

Richard M. Valelly

The Two Reconstructions: The Struggle for Black Enfranchisement

University of Chicago Press

2005

Seyla Benhabib

The Rights of Others

Cambridge University Press

2004

Robert O. Self

American Babylon: Race and the Struggle for Postwar Oklahoma

Princeton University Press

2003

Paul M. Sniderman and Thomas Piazza

Black Pride and Black Prejudice

Princeton University Press

2002

Michael Dawson

Black Visions: The Roots of Contemporary African-American Political Ideologies

University of Chicago Press

2001

Claire Jean Kim

Bitter Fruit: The Politics of Black-Korean Conflict in New York City

Yale University Press

2000

J. Morgan Kousser

Colorblind Injustice: Minority Voting Rights and the Undoing of the Second Reconstruction

University of North Carolina Press

2000

Steven L. Burg and Paul S. Shoup

The War in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Ethnic Conflict and International Intervention

M.E. Sharpe

1999

Anthony W. Marx

Making Race and Nation: A Comparison of the United States, South Africa, and Brazil

Cambridge University Press

1999

Matthew F. Jacobson

Whiteness of a Different Color: European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race

Harvard University Press

1998

Rogers M. Smith

Civic Ideals: Conflicting Visions of Citizenship in U.S. History

Yale University Press

1997

Amy Gutmann and K. Anthony Appiah

Color Conscious: The Political Morality of Race

Princeton University Press

1996

Will Kymlicka

Multicultural Citizenship: A Liberal Theory of Minority Rights

Oxford University Press

1995

William H. Tucker

The Science and Politics of Racial Research

University of Illinois Press

1994

Raphael J. Sonenshein

Politics in Black and White: Race and Power in Los Angeles

Princeton University Press

1993

Rodney E. Hero

Latinos and the U.S. Political System: Two-tiered Pluralism

Temple University Press

1992

Donald L. Horowitz

A Democratic South Africa? Constitutional Engineering in a Divided Society

University of California Press

1991

Frank R. Parker

Black Votes Count

University of North Carolina Press

1990

Clarence N. Stone

Regime Politics: Governing Atlanta, 1946-1988

University Press of Kansas

1989

Ronald Walters

Black Presidential Politics

State University of New York Press

1988

Earl and Merel Black

Politics and Society in the South

Harvard University Press

1987

D. Garth Taylor

Public Opinion and Collective Action: The Boston School Desegregation Conflict

University of Chicago Press

1987

Rasma Karklins

Ethnic Relations in the USSR: The Perspective from Below

Allen & Unwin

1986

Paul R. Dimond

Beyond Busing: Inside the Challenge to Urban Segregation

University of Michigan Press

1985

Rufus P. Browning, Dale Rogers Marshall, and David H. Tabb

Protest Is Not Enough: The Struggle of Blacks and Hispanics for Equality in Urban Politics

University of California Press

1984

Mark Naison

Communists in Harlem During the Depression

University of Illinois Press

1983

John A. Armstrong

Nations Before Nationalism

University of North Carolina Press

1983

Orlando Patterson

Slavery and Social Death: A Comparative Study

Harvard University Press

1982

No award given

1981

Marguerite Ross Barnett

The Politics of Cultural Nationalism in South India

Princeton University Press

1980

Mario Barrera

Race and Class in the Southwest: A Theory of Racial Inequality

University of Notre Dame Press

1979

Arend Lijphart

Democracy in Plural Societies: A Comparative Approach

Yale University Press

1979

M. Crawford Young

The Politics of Cultural Pluralism

University of Wisconsin Press

1978

Irving Howe

World of Our Fathers

Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich

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