Toynbee Prize Winners

The Toynbee Prize was established to recognize social scientists for significant academic and public contributions to humanity. It is awarded biennially for work that makes a significant contribution to the study of global history.

An alphabetical list of recipients follows:

  • Michael Adas
  • Raymond Aron
  • Sir Christopher Bayly (2016)
  • Lauren Benton (2019)
  • Ralph Buultjens
  • Dipesh Chakrabarty (2014)
  • Lord Kenneth Clark
  • Sir Ralf Dahrendorf (1993)
  • Michael Foot (1995)
  • Buckminster Fuller
  • Albert O. Hirschman
  • George Kennan (1994)
  • Bruce Mazlish (1987)
  • John McNeill
  • William McNeill
  • Jürgen Osterhammel (2017)
  • Saul Padover
  • Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
  • Jean-Paul Sartre
  • Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. (1992)
  • Sir Brian Urquhart
  • Barbara Ward, Lady Jackson
  • Natalie Zemon Davis