Malinowski Award Recipients

The Malinowski Award is presented each year to an outstanding senior scholar who is recognized for a lifetime commitment to the application of the social sciences to contemporary issues. The Award was intiated in 1973, and its list of distinguished recipients includes:

  • 1997 - Ward Goodenough - U.S.A.
  • 1996 - Bea Medicine - U.S.A.
  • 1995 - Michael M. Cernea - U.S.A.
  • 1994 - Claudio Esteva Fabregat - Spain
  • 1993 - Ronald Frankenberg - England
  • 1992 - Margaret Clark - U.S.A.
  • 1991 - Conrad Arensberg - U.S.A.
  • 1990 - St. Claire Drake - U.S.A.
  • 1989 - Lauriston Sharp - U.S.A.
  • 1988 - Fred Richardson - U.S.A.
  • 1987 - Margaret Lantis - U.S.A.
  • 1986 - Philleo Nash - U.S.A.
  • 1985 - Elizabeth Colson - U.S.A.
  • 1984 - Alexander Leighton - U.S.A.
  • 1983 - Omer Stewart - U.S.A.
  • 1982 - George Foster - U.S.A.
  • 1981 - Raymond Firth - England
  • 1980 - Fei Xiaotung - Peoples Republic of China
  • 1979 - Laura Thompson - U.S.A.
  • 1978 - Juan Comas - Mexico
  • 1977 - Sol Tax - U.S.A.
  • 1976 - Edward H. Spicer - U.S.A.
  • 1975 - Gunnar Myrdal - Sweden
  • 1974 - Everett C. Hughes - U.S.A.
  • 1973 - Gonzalo Aguirre Beltran - Mexico