He is a past president of the arkansas historical association and the author of town and country: race relations in an urban-rural context, arkansas billy w beason award, which consists of $250 and a framed certificate, will be presented for the best master's thesis or doctoral dissertation that addresses some aspect. Since 1999, the urban affairs association (uaa) has sponsored an award for the best book in the field of urban affairs/urban studies from 1999-2015, the award was given on a biennial and situated within a relevant literature edited volumes, textbooks, dissertations, research reports, and journal articles are not eligible. The 2017 winner of the best dissertation prize was alejandro gomez del moral for “buying into change: consumer culture and the department store in the transformation(s) of spain, 1939–1982” (history, rutgers, 2014 ) honorable mention went to vanesa rodriguez-galindo, “ways of being modern in madrid: urban. He is currently revising his dissertation, which won the urban history association's best dissertation prize in 2012, for publication his work has appeared in diplomatic history, journal of urban history, journal of american ethnic history, h-net, and american studies he has forthcoming contributions in the journal of. The uha blog is beginning a series on the urban history association's past award winners, the process of creating the work and, in the case of the dissertation prize, turning it into a book the first subject is catherine mcneur, an assistant professor of environmental and public history at portland state.
The association of collegiate schools of planning, with the generous funding of the fannie mae foundation, will award a $5,000 dissertation grant to a doctoral student in north america whose thesis directly addresses housing or community development issues the award is designated to aid the winner in conducting his. The labor and working-class history association (lawcha) is pleased to announce its annual herbert gutman dissertation prize, established in cooperation we define working-class history capaciously and encourage submissions that explore waged, non-waged, and/or coerced labor, rural and urban settings, and the. Interests, 20th century us, urban/metropolitan, public health, race and class, public policy academic distinctions, winner, best dissertation award, urban history association, 2009-2010 winner, john reps prize, best doctoral dissertation in american city and regional planning history, society for. Arnold hirsch award for best urban history article in scholarly journal without josef konvitz, the crisis of atlantic port cities, 1880-1920, comparative studies in society & history, 36, no 2 (april michael katz award for best dissertation in urban history without.
Dissertation: “by eminent domain: race and capital in the building of an american south florida” winner of the for the urban history association) post received some 11,000 hits between may 24 and june 3 kenneth t jackson award for best book in north american urban history for a world more. The listings below announce prizes from other organizations available to scholars specializing in slavic, eurasian, and east european studies year the society presents six awards to honor the most distinguished publications in architectural history (hitchcock), urban history (kostof), landscape history ( macdougall),.
(co-winner) john reps prize ($250) best doctoral dissertation in american city and regional planning history patrick nugent, “the urban environmental order: planning and politics on staten island, 1945-1984” (master's thesis, george washington university, 2016) (co-winner) journal of planning history prize ($ 100. The uha will award a prize of $350 for the best dissertation in urban history with a completion date in 2016 to be considered, please submit three (3) copies of the dissertation, each containing information on where and when completed all materials must be received by april 15, 2017 dissertations must be submitted by. The labor and working-class history association's herbert gutman dissertation prize includes a cash prize and a contract with the univ of illinois press we define working-class history capaciously and encourage submissions that explore waged, non-waged, and/or coerced labor, rural and urban.
The society for historians of the early american republic invites submissions for the shear dissertation prize michael katz award for best dissertation in urban history completed in 2016 (no geographic restriction): the uha will award a prize of $350 for the best dissertation in urban history with a. American historical association-pacific coast branch book award for hotel: an american history university of chicago william rainey harper dissertation fellowship andrew w mellon foundation dissertation latino landscapes: a transnational history of urban america since 1950 transnational cities: past into.