SEA Book Prize

The Society for Economic Anthropology Book Prize

The SEA Book Prize recognizes an outstanding book in economic anthropology published over the last 3 years.

Previous winners of the Society for Economic Anthropology’s book prize are:

2014       The Darjeeling Distinction: Labor and Justice on Fair-trade Tea Plantations in India by Sarah Besky

2012      Coffee and Community: Maya Farmers and Fair Trade Markets by Sarah Lyons

2008    Global Outlaws: Crime, money and power in the Contemporary World by Carolyn Nordstrom AND Home Cooking in the Global Village: Caribbean Food from Buccaneers to Ecotourists by Richard Wilk

2005    Tsukiji: The Fish Market at the Center of the World by Ted Bestor

2003    Salaula: The World of Secondhand Clothing and Zambia by Karen Tranberg-Hansen

The book prize includes a $500 award, and will be presented at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Washington, DC and during the SEA Friday afternoon business meeting.

If you have any questions, please contact the chair (Jeffrey H. Cohen at cohen[dot]319[at]osu[dot]edu).