All Book Award Winners

2019 – History & the Humanities

Feldman, Leah. 2018. On the Threshold of Eurasia: Revolutionary Poetics in the Caucasus. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

2018 – Social Sciences

Murtazashvili, Jennifer Brick. 2016. Informal Order and the State in Afghanistan. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

2018 – History & the Humanities

Vacca, Alison. 2017. Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam: Islamic Rule and Iranian Legitimacy in Armenia and Caucasian Albania. Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

2018 – History & the Humanities (Honorable mention)

Levi, Scott Cameron. 2017. The Rise and Fall of Khoqand, 1709-1876:

2017 – History & the Humanities

Lee, Joo-Yup. Qazaqliq, or Ambitious Brigandage, and the Formation of the Qazaqs: State and Identity in Post-Mongol Central Eurasia. Brill, 2016.

2016 – Social Sciences

Driscoll, Jesse. Warlords and Coalition Politics in Post-Soviet States. Cambridge UP, 2015.

2015 – History & the Humanities

Thum, Rian. The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History. Harvard UP, 2014.

2014 – Social Sciences

Liu, Morgan. Under Solomon’s Throne: Uzbek Visions of Renewal in Osh. Pittsburgh UP, 2012.

2013 – History & the Humanities

Crone, Patricia. The Nativist Prophets of Early Islamic Iran: Rural Revolt and Local Zoroastrianism. Cambridge UP, 2012.

2012 – Social Sciences

Rasanayagam, Johan. Islam in Post-Soviet Uzbekistan: The Morality of Experience. Cambridge UP, 2010.

2011 – History & the Humanities

Stronski, Paul. Tashkent: Forging a Soviet City, 1930-1966. Pittsburgh UP, 2010.

2010 – Social Sciences

Adams, Laura. The Spectacular State: Culture and National Identity in Uzbekistan. Duke UP, 2010.

2009 – History & the Humanities

Sahadeo, Jeff. Russian Colonial Society in Tashkent, 1865-1923. Indiana UP, 2007.

2008 – Social Sciences

Collins, Kathleen. Clan Politics and Regime Transition in Central Asia. Cambridge UP, 2006.

2007 – History & the Humanities

Kamp, Marianne. The New Woman in Uzbekistan: Islam, Modernity, and Unveiling under Communism. Washington UP, 2006.