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American Association for Public Opinion Research

Past Book Award Winners

2016 Martin Gilens, Princeton University "Affluence and Influence: Economic Inequality and Political Power in America", Princeton University Press, 2014 
2015 Peter V. Marsden, Department of Sociology, Harvard University "Social Trends in American Life: Findings from the General Social Survey since 1972", Princeton University Press, 2012 
2014 Mick Couper, Survey Research Center, University of Michigan "Designing Effective Web Surveys", Cambridge University Press, 2008
2013 Janet A. Harkness, Michael Braun, Brad Edwards, Timothy P. Johnson, Lars Lyberg, Peter Ph. Mohler, Beth-Ellen Pennell, Tom W. Smith Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional, and Multicultural Contexts (John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2010)
2012 Sidney Verba, Kay Lehman Schlozman and Henry E. Brady Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism in American Politics (Harvard University Press, 1995)
2011 Robert M. Groves, Don A. Dillman, John L. Eltinge and Roderick J. A. Little Survey Non-Response (2002: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, NY)
2010 Seymour Sudman, Norman M. Bradburn and Norbert Schwarz Thinking About Answers: The Application of Cognitive Processes to Survey Methodology (1996: Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA)
2009 Shanto Iyengar and Donald Kinder News That Matters: Television and American Opinion (1987: University of Chicago Press)
2008 Robert M. Groves and Mick P. Couper Nonresponse in Household Interview Surveys (1998: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.)
2007 Michael X. Delli Carpini
Scott Keeter
What Americans Know About Politics and Why It Matters (1996: Yale University Press)
2006 Roger Tourangeau
Lance J. Rips
Kenneth Rasinski
The Psychology of Survey Response (2000: Cambridge University Press)
2005 Howard Schuman
Charlotte Steeh
Lawrence Bobo
Maria Krysan
Racial Attitudes in America: Trends and Interpretations (1997: Harvard University Press)
2004 John R. Zaller The Nature and Origins of Mass Opinion (1992: Cambridge University Press)