John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global knowledge-based services provider, is honored to be the recipient of nine PROSE Awards for 2015.  The PROSE Awards recognize excellence in professional and scholarly publishing by highlighting distinguished books, journals and electronic content.

This year, Wiley titles won in six categories and were awarded honorable mentions in three categories: biological & life sciences, computing & information science, environmental science, best new humanities and social sciences journal, multivolume/science, popular science & popular mechanics, single volume/humanities & social sciences, textbook/physical sciences & mathematics, and theology & religious studies.

Each year the Professional and Scholarly Publishing division of the Association of American Publishers organizes the PROSE Awards, which are awarded in more than 40 categories and are judged by peer publishers, librarians, and medical professional. Winners of the 2015 PROSE Awards were recently announced at a luncheon in Washington, D.C.:

Biological & Life Sciences

Ultrastructure Atlas of Human Tissues

By Fred E. Hossler


Computing & Information Science (honorable mention)

Software War Stories: Case Studies in Software Management

By Donald J. Reifer


Environmental Science

Bioprocessing of Renewable Resources to Commodity Bioproducts

Edited by Virendra S. Bisaria and Akihiko Kondo


Journal/Best New Humanities & Social Sciences

Thought: A Journal of Philosophy

Editors Crispin Wright, John Divers and Carrie Ichikawa Jenkins



The Handbook of Liquid Crystals

Edited by J.W. Goodby, P.J. Collings, T.Kato, C. Tschierski, H.F. Gleeson and P. Raynes


Popular Science & Popular Mathematics

The Perfect Meal: The Multisensory Science of Food and Dining

By Charles Spence and Betina Piqueras-Fiszman


Single Volume/Humanities & Social Sciences (honorable mention)

A Companion to Ethnicity in the Ancient Mediterranean

Edited by Jeremy McInerney


Textbook/Physical Sciences & Mathematics

Arrow Pushing in Inorganic Chemistry: A Logical Approach to the Chemistry of the Main Group Elements

By Abhik Ghosh and Steffen Berg


Theology & Religious Studies (honorable mention)

Emil Brunner-A Reappraisal

By Alister E. McGrath