List of Books considered for APSA (2010)

1. Andrew Altman and Christopher Heath Wellman, A Liberal Theory of International Justice, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

2. Kevin Bales and Ron Soodalter, The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

3. David Beckwith, A New Day in the Delta: Inventing School Desegregation as you go, Tuscaloosa, the University of Alabama Press, 2009.

4. Charles R. Beitz and Robert E. Goodin eds., Global Basic Rights, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

5. Charles R. Beitz, The Idea of Human Rights, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

6. Clifford Bob ed., The International Struggle for New Human Rights, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.

7. David Boucher, The Limits of Ethics in International Relations: Natural Law, Natural Rights, and Human Rights in Transition, NY: Oxford University Press, 2009.

8. Alison Brysk, Global Good Samaritans: Human Rights as Foreign Policy, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

9. Sonia Cardenas, Human Rights in Latin America: A Politics of Terror and Hope, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.

10. David Cole ed., The Torture Memos: Rationalizing the Unthinkable, New York: The New Press, 2009.

11. Anne-Marie Cusac, Cruel and Unusual: The Culture of Punishment in America, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2009.

12. Mark Denbeaux and Jonathan Hafetz eds., The Guantanamo Lawyers: Inside a Prison Outside the Law, New York: New York University Press, 2009.

13. Laurel E. Fletcher and Eric Stover, The Guantanamo Effect: Exposing the Consequences of U.S. Detention and Interrogation Practices, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

14. Mark Freeman, Necessary Evils: Amnestis and the Search for Justice, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

15. David N. Gibbs, First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia, Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2009.

16. Bernd Greiner, War Without Fronts: The USA in Vietnam, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2009.

17. Michael L. Gross, Moral Dilemmas of Modern War: Torture, Assassination and Blackmail in an Age of Asymmetric Conflict, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

18. Amanda F. Grzyb ed., The World and Darfur: International Response to Crimes Against Humanity in Western Sudan, Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, 2009.

19. J. William Harris, The Hanging of Thomas Jeremiah: A Free Black Man’s Encounter with Liberty, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

20. Richard P. Hiskes, The Human Right to a Green Future: Human Environmental Rights and Intergenerational Justice, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. (Co-Winner of 2010 Best Book Award).

21. Mark S. Keride, Constitutional Rights in Two Worlds: South Africa and the United States, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

22. David Kinley, Civilizing Globalization: Human Rights and the Global Economy, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

23. Todd Landman and Edzia Carvalho, Measuring Human Rights, New York: The New York Press, 2009.

24. Jeremy I. Levitt and Matthew C. Whitaker eds., Hurricane Katrina: America’s Unnatural Disaster, Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.

25. Ellen L. Lutz and Caitlin Reiger eds., Prosecuting Heads of State, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

26. Anouar Majid, We are all Moors: Ending Centuries of Crusades Against Muslims and other Minorities, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press, 2009.

27. Joyce Lee Malcolm, Peter’s War: A New England Slave Boy and the American Revolution, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

28. Julie A. Mertus, Human Rights Matters: Local Politics and National Human Rights Institutions, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009.

29. Shadi Mokhtari, After Abu Ghraib: Exploring Human Rights in America and the Middle East, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. (Co-Winner of 2010 Best Book Award).

30. Kate Nash, The Cultural Politics of Human Rights: Comparing the United States and the United Kingdom, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

31. Wiktor Osiatynski, HumanRights and Their Limits, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

32. Jean H. Quataert, Advocating Dignity: Human Rights Mobilization in Global Politics, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.

33. Ayelet Shachar, The Birthright Lottery: Citizenship and Global Inequality, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2009.

34. Beth A. Simmons, Mobilizing for Human Rights: International Law in Domestic Politics, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

35. Valerie Sperling, Altered States: The Globalization of Accountability, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

36. Patricia Sullivan, Lift Every Voice: The NAACP and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement, New York: The New Press, 2009.

37. Gebru Tareke, The Ethiopian Revolution: War in the Horn of Africa, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

38. David Vine, Island of Shame: The Secret History of the U.S. Military Base on Diego Garcia, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009.

39. Maxwell Yalden, Transforming Rights: Reflections From the Front Lines, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009.