Taylor & Francis Group Presents all our Choice Outstanding Academic Titles.

The Choice "Outstanding Academic Title" Award is presented each year to a prestigious selection of academic material.  The OAT Award represents the highest caliber of scholarly titles that have been reviewed by Choice and conveys the extraordinary recognition of the academic community.

  To obtain recognition as an "Outstanding Academic Title", scholarly works must demonstrate:

  • Overall excellence in presentation and scholarship

  • Importance relative to other literature in the field

  • Distinction as a first treatment of a given subject in book or electronic form

  • Value to undergraduate students

  • Importance in building undergraduate library selections

  Explore the works by Taylor & Francis that were selected as 2022 Outstanding Academic Titles below, according to a variety of subject areas and disciplines:

2022 OAT Award Winners

1st Edition
Interactive Visual Data Analysis
USD $200.00 $160.00
April 15, 2020 by A K Peters/CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498753982
Hardback
364 Pages

1st Edition
Big Data Applications in Industry 4.0
USD $150.00 $120.00
February 10, 2022 by Auerbach Publications
ISBN: 9781032008110
Hardback
446 Pages


1st Edition
Object-Oriented Design Choices
USD $190.00 $152.00
January 19, 2021 by Chapman & Hall
ISBN: 9780367820817
Hardback
348 Pages

1st Edition
How Things Work: The Computer Science Edition
USD $170.00 $136.00
August 26, 2021 by Chapman & Hall
ISBN: 9780367568375
Hardback
272 Pages


1st Edition
Blockchain, Big Data and Machine Learning: Trends and Applications
USD $180.00 $144.00
September 25, 2020 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367370688
Hardback
360 Pages

1st Edition
How Life Increases Biodiversity: An Autocatalytic Hypothesis
USD $220.00 $176.00
September 10, 2021 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138341401
Hardback
264 Pages


1st Edition
Phenotypic Plasticity & Evolution: Causes, Consequences, Controversies
USD $250.00 $200.00
June 01, 2021 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367357047
Hardback
436 Pages

1st Edition
Remote Sensing Applications in Environmental and Earth System Sciences
USD $180.00 $144.00
May 12, 2021 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138054561
Hardback
388 Pages


1st Edition
Age-Dating Stars: From the Sun to Distant Galaxies
USD $160.00 $128.00
May 25, 2021 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367443993
Hardback
294 Pages

1st Edition
Africa's Soft Power: Philosophies, Political Values, Foreign Policies and Cultural Exports
USD $180.00 $144.00
May 25, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781032008356
Hardback
226 Pages


1st Edition
Archaeology and its Discontents: Why Archaeology Matters
USD $51.99 $41.59
March 31, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367556457
Paperback
180 Pages

1st Edition
Beyond the Code: A Philosophical Guide to Engineering Ethics
USD $66.99 $53.59
July 28, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138183865
Paperback
274 Pages


1st Edition
Digital Fascism: Media, Communication and Society Volume Four
USD $36.95 $29.56
March 15, 2022 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781032187600
Paperback
344 Pages

1st Edition
Military Courts, Civil-Military Relations, and the Legal Battle for Democracy: The Politics of Military Justice
USD $180.00 $144.00
December 23, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367029944
Hardback
252 Pages


1st Edition
Plant Systematics
USD $140.00 $112.00
June 01, 2021 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781032024660
Hardback
340 Pages

1st Edition
The Routledge Companion to Black Women’s Cultural Histories
USD $280.00 $224.00
March 17, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367198374
Hardback
408 Pages


2021 OAT Award Winners

1st Edition
Particulate Plastics in Terrestrial and Aquatic Environments
USD $230.00 $184.00
July 17, 2020 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138543928
Hardback
466 Pages

1st Edition
Learn R: As a Language
USD $200.00 $160.00
July 29, 2020 by Chapman & Hall
ISBN: 9780367182557
Hardback
364 Pages


1st Edition
The Complex Lives of British Freshwater Fishes
USD $44.99 $35.99
May 28, 2020 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367440329
Hardback
369 Pages

1st Edition
Sustainability and the Rights of Nature in Practice
USD $170.00 $136.00
October 24, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138584518
Hardback
436 Pages


1st Edition
Bioremediation: A Sustainable Approach to Preserving Earth’s Water
USD $230.00 $184.00
October 23, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138593077
Hardback
280 Pages

1st Edition
Introduction to Web Mapping
USD $230.00 $184.00
February 04, 2020 by Chapman & Hall
ISBN: 9780367371395
Hardback
366 Pages


1st Edition
Differential Equations: A Modern Approach with Wavelets
USD $140.00 $112.00
January 21, 2020 by Chapman & Hall
ISBN: 9780367444099
Hardback
481 Pages

1st Edition
Collaborations: Anthropology in a Neoliberal Age
USD $140.00 $112.00
July 27, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781350002265
Hardback
296 Pages


1st Edition
Sport, Physical Education, and Social Justice: Religious, Sociological, Psychological, and Capability Perspectives
USD $180.00 $144.00
September 02, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367481049
Hardback
206 Pages

1st Edition
The Rise of the Dutch New Right: An Intellectual History of the Rightward Shift in Dutch Politics
USD $180.00 $144.00
September 14, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138624153
Hardback
244 Pages


1st Edition
The Routledge International Handbook of Fat Studies
USD $280.00 $224.00
April 19, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367502928
Hardback
310 Pages

1st Edition
Legalizing Cannabis: Experiences, Lessons and Scenarios
USD $180.00 $144.00
February 25, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138370906
Hardback
484 Pages


1st Edition
Ethnographies of Home and Mobility: Shifting Roofs
USD $140.00 $112.00
August 19, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781350084254
Hardback
196 Pages

1st Edition
Nuclear Modernization in the 21st Century
USD $180.00 $144.00
February 21, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138350557
Hardback
222 Pages


1st Edition
From Arabia to the Pacific: How Our Species Colonised Asia
USD $51.99 $41.59
May 27, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367482411
Paperback
386 Pages

1st Edition
School Leadership for Refugees’ Education: Social Justice Leadership for Immigrant, Migrants and Refugees
USD $180.00 $144.00
May 28, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367076368
Hardback
222 Pages


1st Edition
Disability, Media, and Representations: Other Bodies
USD $180.00 $144.00
March 04, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138603011
Hardback
196 Pages


1st Edition
Red Money for the Global South: East–South Economic Relations in the Cold War
USD $180.00 $144.00
March 05, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367244750
Hardback
254 Pages

2nd Edition
Routledge International Handbook of Green Criminology
USD $280.00 $224.00
May 05, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138633803
Hardback
726 Pages


1st Edition
Human-Canine Collaboration in Care: Doing Diabetes
USD $180.00 $144.00
October 17, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367227777
Hardback
208 Pages

1st Edition
The Evolving Relationship between China, the EU and the USA: A New Global Order?
USD $180.00 $144.00
December 05, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367133887
Hardback
252 Pages


2020 OAT Award Winners

1st Edition
Correction of Differential Settlements in Mexico City's Metropolitan Cathedral and Sagrario Church
USD $150.00 $120.00
December 11, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367344887
Hardback
98 Pages

1st Edition
Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering
USD $200.00 $160.00
October 17, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138387980
Hardback
308 Pages


1st Edition
Fermented Food Products
USD $240.00 $192.00
December 09, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367224226
Hardback
430 Pages

1st Edition
Lessons in Environmental Microbiology
USD $180.00 $144.00
August 07, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138336582
Hardback
790 Pages


1st Edition
Medical Imaging: Artificial Intelligence, Image Recognition, and Machine Learning Techniques
USD $180.00 $144.00
August 28, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367139612
Hardback
250 Pages

1st Edition
The Giant Vesicle Book
USD $270.00 $216.00
October 07, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498752176
Hardback
676 Pages


1st Edition
Social Media Analytics for User Behavior Modeling: A Task Heterogeneity Perspective
USD $140.00 $112.00
January 16, 2020 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367211585
Hardback
114 Pages

1st Edition
Fundamentals of Graphics Using MATLAB
USD $115.00 $92.00
December 10, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367184827
Hardback
426 Pages


1st Edition
Natural Language Understanding and Cognitive Robotics
USD $220.00 $176.00
October 24, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367360313
Hardback
210 Pages

1st Edition
Essentials of Soft Matter Science
USD $250.00 $200.00
August 19, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138742765
Hardback
290 Pages


1st Edition
Waves, Particles and Fields: Introducing Quantum Field Theory
USD $100.00 $80.00
July 06, 2019 by CRC Press
ISBN: 9780367198763
Paperback
350 Pages

1st Edition
VR Developer Gems
USD $170.00 $136.00
June 26, 2019 by A K Peters/CRC Press
ISBN: 9781138030121
Hardback
696 Pages


1st Edition
Artificial Intelligence and the Environmental Crisis: Can Technology Really Save the World?
USD $200.00 $160.00
January 29, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367152000
Hardback
276 Pages

1st Edition
Blockchain and Web 3.0: Social, Economic, and Technological Challenges
USD $180.00 $144.00
July 23, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367139841
Hardback
334 Pages


1st Edition
Psychoanalysis, History, and Radical Ethics: Learning to Hear
USD $46.95 $37.56
September 30, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367339302
Paperback
192 Pages

1st Edition
Humanitarianism and the Quantification of Human Needs: Minimal Humanity
USD $200.00 $160.00
December 11, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367222154
Hardback
274 Pages


1st Edition
The Melanesian World
USD $280.00 $224.00
April 11, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138693715
Hardback
612 Pages

1st Edition
Gringo Injustice: Insider Perspectives on Police, Gangs, and Law
USD $200.00 $160.00
October 01, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367276058
Hardback
260 Pages


1st Edition
Rethinking Diversity Frameworks in Higher Education
USD $54.99 $43.99
July 29, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367279530
Paperback
248 Pages

1st Edition
The Global Economy: A Concise History
USD $51.99 $41.59
July 30, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367265076
Paperback
348 Pages


1st Edition
Firsting in the Early-Modern Atlantic World
USD $170.00 $136.00
June 24, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367334680
Hardback
276 Pages

1st Edition
Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health: Bodies Out of Sight
USD $180.00 $144.00
January 21, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138059894
Hardback
136 Pages


1st Edition
Women Speak Nation: Gender, Culture, and Politics
USD $180.00 $144.00
July 25, 2019 by Routledge India
ISBN: 9780367253998
Hardback
242 Pages

1st Edition
Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World
USD $170.00 $136.00
July 02, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367321277
Hardback
316 Pages


1st Edition
Development and Deprivation in the Indian Sub-continent
USD $180.00 $144.00
June 25, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367354879
Hardback
476 Pages

1st Edition
Routledge Handbook of Radical Politics
USD $280.00 $224.00
May 29, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138665422
Hardback
564 Pages


2019 -2012 OAT Award Winners