The 2001 Basic Prize in History of Science
The Basic Prize is intended to encourage young scholars and
to communicate the importance and interest of the subject to an intelligent
* History of Science
Only first-time authors will be considered.
Selection Criteria: The Prize will be awarded for the
best book-length manuscript submitted during each year. Manuscripts must
be unpublished and must either fall clearly within the subject area or
be closely relevant to it. Consistent with the goals of the prize, manuscripts
will be evaluated both for their scholarly contribution and for quality
of writing; the manuscript that best combines both attributes will be
awarded the prize.
Guidelines for Submission: All manuscripts must be received by June 1, 2001. Submit two (2) copies of the manuscript, one to Basic Books and one to any one judge listed below. The Prize will be announced at the 2001 HSS meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-11, 2001.
Send one Copy of the Manuscript to:
Basic Books -- History of Science Prize
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