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14 Press titles named finalists for 2022 PROSE Awards

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) announced that 14 titles published by Cambridge University Press have been chosen as finalists for the 46th Annual PROSE Awards.

Since 1976, the Association of American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence have recognized publishers who produce books, journals, and digital products of extraordinary merit that make a significant contribution to a field of study in a given year.

A panel of 24 judges reviewed more than 560 entries in this year’s competition to select the field of 106 finalists across 39 subject categories.

We are delighted to share the full list of Press titles that were named finalists across 12 subject categories and send our Congratulations to all of our Authors and Editors!

Biological Science

The Evolution of Social Behaviour Michael Taborsky , Michael A. Cant , and Jan Komdeur

Art History & Criticism

Venus and the Arts of Love in Renaissance Florence Rebekah Compton

Biological Anthropology, Ancient History & Archaeology

Evolutionary Human Sciences Editor-in- Chief Professor Ruth Mace


The Idea of Europe: A Critical History Shane Weller


Modern Classical Mechanics T. M. Helliwell and V. V. Sahakian

Quantum Field Theory: A Diagrammatic Approach Ronald Kleiss

Computing & Information Sciences

Compressive Imaging: Structure, Sampling, Learning Ben Adcock and Anders C. Hansen

Earth Science

Seismic Hazard and Risk Analysis Jack Baker, Brendon Bradley, and Peter Stafford

Engineering & Technology

Biofluid Mechanics: Analysis and Applications James B. Grotberg

Environmental Science

Planetary Health: Safeguarding Human Health and the Environment in the Anthropocene Andy Haines and Howard Frumkin

History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Mind, State, and Society: Social History of Psychaitry and Mental Health in Britain 1960-2010 Edited by George Ikkos and Nick Bouras


The Discrete Mathematical Charms of Paul Erdfős: A Simple Introduction Vašek Chvátal

Origametry: Mathematical Methods in Paper Folding Thomas C. Hull

Government & Politics

Shari‘a, Inshallah: Finding God in Somali Legal Politics Mark Fathi Massoud

Five Subject Category Winners awarded in 2022 PROSE Awards

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