István Hont Book Prize

The Institute of Intellectual History awards the István Hont Book Prize to the best book published in intellectual history in any calendar year.

To submit your book for consideration for the 2016 award, please send two copies to Professor Richard Whatmore at the address stated at the bottom of this page.

2015 Winners

Richard Bourke, Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke (Princeton University Press)
J.G.A. Pocock, Barbarism and Religion, Volume 6. Barbarism: Triumph in the West (Cambridge University Press)

2014 Winner

Peter Ghosh, Max Weber and the Protestant Ethic: Twin Histories (Oxford University Press, 2014)

2013 Winners

Iain McDaniel, Adam Ferguson in the Scottish Enlightenment. The Roman Past and Europe’s Future (Harvard University Press, 2013)
Silvia Sebastini, The Scottish Enlightenment. Race, Gender, and the Limits of Progress (Palgrave MacMillan, 2013)