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  • The Politics of Workers' Participationby Evelyne Huber Stephens; Charles Tilly; Edward Shorter

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The Politics of Workers' Participation: The Peruvian Approach in Comparative Perspective presents a comparative analysis of the development of workers' participation in a variety of politico-economic systems in Peru to other countries in the world. The text focuses on the details of workers' participation in politics and enterprise; empirical evidence... more...

  • Contention and Democracy in Europe, 1650?2000by Charles Tilly

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 32.00

    This book is an analysis of the relationship between democratization and contentious politics. more...

  • Contentious Performancesby Charles Tilly

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 24.00

    The book analyzes popular collective struggles, drawing especially on incomparably rich evidence from Great Britain between 1758 and 1834. more...

  • Credit and Blameby Charles Tilly

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 19.95

    In his eye-opening book Why? , world-renowned social scientist Charles Tilly exposed some startling truths about the excuses people make and the reasons they give. Now he's back with further explorations into the complexities of human relationships, this time examining what's really going on when we assign credit or cast blame. Everybody... more...

  • Democracyby Charles Tilly

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 22.00

    This book makes the case for recasting current theories of democracy, democratization and de-democratization. more...

  • Durable Inequalityby Charles Tilly

    University of California Press 1998; US$ 31.95

    Charles Tilly, in this eloquent manifesto, presents a powerful new approach to the study of persistent social inequality. How, he asks, do long-lasting, systematic inequalities in life chances arise, and how do they come to distinguish members of different socially defined categories of persons? Exploring representative paired and unequal categories,... more...

  • Explaining Social Processesby Charles Tilly

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 45.95

    Built upon decades of experience at the frontiers of history and social science, Charles Tilly's newest book offers innovative methods and approaches that are applicable in a wide range of disciplines: politics, sociology, anthropology, history, economics, and more. The book covers approaches to analysis ranging from interpersonal exchanges to world-historical... more...

  • Identities, Boundaries and Social Tiesby Charles Tilly

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 40.95

    Identities, Boundaries and Social Ties offers a distinctive, coherent account of social processes and individuals' connections to their larger social and political worlds. It is novel in demonstrating the connections between inequality and de-democratization, between identities and social inequality, and between citizenship and identities. The book... more...

  • The Politics of Collective Violenceby Charles Tilly

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 24.00

    This book, first published in 2003, attempts to explain collective violence and to identify the best ways to mitigate it. more...

  • Popular Contention in Great Britain, 1758-1834by Charles Tilly

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    'A rich and thoughtful book.' History 'A magnificent empirical resource accompanied by a subtle and powerful framework of interpretation...It is not often that historical scholarship is so effectively harnessed to the sociological imagination.' American Journal of Sociology 'This is a masterpiece of social movement analysis by an author at the peak... more...