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ASAA book prizes

Early Career Book Prize The Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the Early Career Book Prize in Asian Studies. This is a new prize that is being offered in response to our members’ feedback and is intended to recognize the outstanding work of early career scholars. The winner of the prize will receive $1,000. There may be an honorable mention for the runner up. Criteria • The book must have been published in 2018-2019. • The book must be a monograph and must deal primarily with a country or countries of Asia or with Australia’s relationship with Asia. • The book must be in the humanities or social sciences disciplines, broadly defined. • The prize will be awarded to a scholar’s first book, or to a later book published by an early career scholar, which is defined as up to five years post-PhD, with allowance for career interruptions according to ARC funding rules. The book must be sole-authored • Authors must have