Sixteen Wins For Wiley-Blackwell At The 2010 PROSE Awards
Hoboken NJ – February 2010 – Thirteen titles published by Wiley-Blackwell were honored at the annual PROSE Awards ceremony in Washington, DC last week, picking up a total of 16 awards, including the prestigious R.R. Hawkins Award for WIREs (Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews).
The American Publishers Awards for Professional & Scholarly Excellence (PROSE Awards) also recognized WIREs with two other awards – the PROSE Award for Excellence in Reference Works and eProduct/Best Multidiscipline Platform – while the Award for Excellence in Physical Sciences and Mathematics was given to Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibodies: From Bench to Clinic, edited by Zhiqiang An, which also won the Chemistry & Physics Award.
Wiley-Blackwell titles won five other major awards: for Engineering & Technology (Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineering by Henry Ott); for Architecture & Urban Planning (Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs by Ellen Dunham-Jones and June Williamson); for Multivolume Reference Work - Science (Wiley Encyclopedia of Chemical Biology by Tadhg P Begley); for Single Volume Reference Work - Humanities & Social Sciences (A Companion to Late Antiquity by Philip Rousseau); and for Journal – Scientific,Technical & Medical (EMBO Molecular Medicine, published by Wiley-Blackwell for the European Molecular Biology Organization).
In addition, a further six titles won Honorable Mentions in their categories: Hard Truths by Elijah Millgram (Philosophy); The Rise and Fall of the U.S. Mortgage and Credit Markets by James Barth and Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System edited by Viral Acharya and Matthew Richardson (Business, Finance & Management); Bayesian Modeling Using WinBUGS by Ioannis Ntzoufras and Sampling Statistics by Wayne A. Fuller (Mathematics); and The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest: 1500 to the Present edited by Immanuel Ness (Multivolume Reference Work – Humanities & Social Sciences).
More information on all titles is available at www.wiley.com