The Department of Development Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies invites submissions for the Edgar Graham Book Prize 2014.
This academic prize was established in 1984 to commemorate Edgar Graham who at the time of his death in 1983 had been Governor of the School for seven years. Edgar Graham's own book, The Modern Plantation in the Third World, was published posthumously by Croom Helm (1984). The prize of £1000 is awarded for a work of original scholarship on development in Asia and Africa.
Authored and co-authored books published between 1st July 2012 and 1st October 2014 are eligible for the Prize. Please submit 2 copies to the following address:
Jenny Higgins, Prize Administrator
School of Oriental and African Studies
Thornhaugh St. Russell Sq.
London WC1H 0XG
You may include reviews with your submission.
The closing date is October 1st, 2014.
Dr Subir Sinha, Chair
Edgar Graham Book Prize