2008 C. Wright Mills Finalists
The C. Wright Mills Award was presented at the SSSP Awards Banquet.
The 2008 C. Wright Mills winner is:
Cracks in the Pavement: Social Change and Resilience in Poor Neighborhoods
University of California Press
Congratulations, also, to all of the 2008 C. Wright Mills Award Finalists
Xavier de Souza Briggs, Democracy as Problem Solving: Civic Capacity in Communities Across the Globe, MIT Press
Daniel Faber, Capitalizing on Environmental Injustice: The Polluter-Industrial Complex in the Age of Globalization, Rowman and Littlefield, Publishers, Inc.
John M. Hagedorn, A World of Gangs: Armed Young Men and Gangsta Culture, University of Minnesota Press
Jody Miller, Getting Played: African American Girls, Urban Inequality and Gendered Violence, New York University Press
Martín Sánchez-Jankowski, Cracks in the Pavement: Social Change and Resilience in Poor Neighborhoods, University of California Press