Charles H. Tilly
Charles Tilly was Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of Social Science, Columbia University. His work focused on large-scale social change and its relationship to contentious politics, especially in Europe since 1500. Some of his most recently published books are The Politics of Collective Violence (Cambridge University Press, 2003), Contention and Democracy in Europe, 1650-2000 (Cambridge University Press, 2004), and Social Movements, 1768-2004 (Paradigm Press, 2004).
In 2005, Chuck published Trust and Rule (Cambridge University Press), Identities, Boundaries, and Social Ties (Paradigm Publishers), a revised paperback edition of Popular Contention in Great Britain (Paradigm Publishers), and co-edited with Maria Kousis Economic and Political Contention in Comparative Perspective (Paradigm Publishers), and is the 2006 triennium recipient of the Phi Beta Kappa Society Sidney Hook Memorial Award. In 2006, Charles Tilly received the Karl Deutsch Award for C...