Weber-Clements Book Prize

Finalists for the Weber-Clements Book Prize

 2018 Growing Up with the Country: Family, Face, and Nation after the Civil War
Kendra Taira Fields New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018
 2018 Redeeming la Raza: Transborder Modernity, Race, Respectability, and Rights
Gabriela Gonzalez New York: Oxford University Press, 2018
 2017 A Land Apart: The Southwest and the Nation in the Twentieth Century Flannery Burke

Tuscon: The University of Arizona Press, 2017

 2017 The INS on the Line: Immigration Law on the U.S.-Mexico Border, 1917-1954

S. Deborah Kang New York: Oxford University Press, 2017
2016 Grounds for Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworkers Movement

Lori A. Flores New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016
2016 The Strange Career of William Ellis: The Texas Slave who Became a Mexican Millionaire

Karl Jacoby New York: W.W. Norton, 2016
2015 West of Harlem: African American Writers and the Borderlands

Emily Lutenski Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2015

From South Texas to the Nation: The Exploitation of Mexican Labor in the Twentieth Century

John Weber Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015
2014 The Yaquis and the Empire: Violence, Spanish Imperial Power, and Native Resilience in Colonial Mexico

Raphael Folsom  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014 
2014 Working Women into the Borderlands  Sonia Hernández
College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2014


Standing on Common Ground: The Making of a Sunbelt Borderland

Geraldo L. Cadava

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013


Wyatt Earp: A Vigilante Life

Andrew C. Isenberg

New York: Hill and Wang, 2013


From the Jaws of Victory: The Triumph and Tragedy of Cesar Chavez and the Farm Worker Movement

Matt Garcia

Berkeley: University of California Press, 2012


American Heathens: Religion, Race, and Reconstruction in California

Joshua Paddison

Berkeley: University of California Press and the Huntington Library, 2012


Federal Fathers and Mothers: A Social History of the United States Indian Service, 1869-1933

Cathleen Cahill

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011


Braceros: Migrant Citizens and Transnational Subjects in the Postwar United States and Mexico

Deborah Cohen

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011


Quest for Equality: The Failed Promise of Black-Brown Solidarity

Neil Foley

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2010


Smeltertown: Making and Remembering a Southwest Border Community

Monica Perales

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010


Imaginary Lines, Border Enforcement and the Origins of Undocumented Immigration, 1882-1930

Patrick Ettinger

Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009


Borderline Americans: Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands

Katherine Benton-Cohen

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2009


The War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.- Mexican War

Brian DeLay

New Haven: Yale University Press,  2008


Killing for Coal: America's Deadliest Labor War

Thomas G. Andrew

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2008