Ralph Waldo Emerson AwardWinner

Given by Phi Beta Kappa Society

66 Works 22,629 Books 331 Reviews 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

vis mere 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

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

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