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One of the LSE Marshall Institute's Books of 2019
A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of the Year
Winner of the Max Weber Book Award, Organizations, Occupations, and Work Section of the American Sociological Association
Co-Winner of the AIP Science Communication Book Award, American Institute of Physics
Longlisted for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books, Young Adult Science Books
Finalist for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books, Young Adult Science Books
Winner of the 2018 Otis Dudley Duncan Award, Section on Population of the American Sociological Association