WORLD HISTORY ASSOCIATION BOOK PRIZE, 2012
Created in 1999, the World History Association (WHA) Book Prize recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of world history. The prize is $500. Formal bestowal of the check is made at the WHA annual meeting, normally held in June. If the author cannot attend, the WHA Executive Director or Treasurer will mail him/her the check following the annual meeting. A one year membership in the WHA will also be included with each prize.
Authors, publishers, WHA members, or other interested parties may nominate books published during a calendar year. Nominations must be received by February 1 in order to allow time for the Prize Committee to evaluate them.
Copies of nominated books for the 2012 WHA Book Prize should be sent to the following members of the Book Prize Committee. Please note that only books published in 2011 are eligible for this competition. Entries must be submitted by February 1, 2012 to allow time for juror evaluations.
World History Association Book Prize Committee, 2012
Anand A. Yang, chair
Jackson School of International Studies
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-3650
John K. Thornton
891 Belmont St.
Watertown, MA 02472
Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks
Dept. of History
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413
Miwaukee, WI 53201-0413