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HoSang's RACIAL PROPSITIONS Wins Rawley Prize

Book Cover: Racial Propositons: Ballot Initiatives and the Making of Postwar CaliforniaProfessor Daniel Martinez HoSang received the 2011 James A. Rawley Prize from the Organization of American Historians for his book Racial Propositions: Ballot Initiatives and the Making of Postward California. The OAH declared Racial Propositions the best book on the history of race relations in the US.

The work also received the following honors:

–  John Hope Franklin Prize – Honorable Mention, American Studies Association

– Oliver Cromwell Cox Award – Honorable Mention, Racial and Ethnic Minorities Section of the American Sociological Association

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