Congratulations to our award winners!

Post date: Jun 11, 2015 1:56:59 PM

Please join us in congratulating this year's Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity Section Award recipients!

This year's recipients are:

Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity Section’s Distinguished Career Award

Jane Piliavin, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity Section’s Outstanding Published Book Award

Co-Winners:

Gabriel Abend, New York University for (2014). The Moral Background: An Inquiry into the History of Business Ethics. Princeton University Press.

Vincent Jeffries, California State University- Northridge for (2014). The Palgrave Handbook of Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity. Palgrave.

Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity Section’s Outstanding Published Article Award

Brent Simpson, University of South Carolina

Ashley Harrell, University of South Carolina

Robb Willer, Stanford University

for ” Hidden Paths from Morality to Cooperation: Moral Judgement Promote Trust and Trustworthiness.” Social Forces 91(4) 1529–1548, June 2013

Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity Section’s Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award

Robert Braun, Cornell University for “Religious Minorities and Resistance to Genocide: The Collective Rescue of Jews in the Netherlands during the Holocaust.”

Thanks to Steve Hitlin, who chaired the Awards meta-committee and to all of the subcommittee chairs and members for their great work. (see https://sites.google.com/site/altruismmoralitysolidarity/home/who-we-are/committees).

Please come to the awards ceremony at this year's business meeting to hear more about these awards and to see them presented. And, look for profiles of the recipients on our section website this summer.