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ISBN 9780674433984

Publication Date: 03/03/1986

456 pages

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Belknap Press

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Charles Tilly was University Distinguished Professor at the New School for Social Research and Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of Social Science at Columbia University.

Awards & Accolades

  • 1989 Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award, American Sociological Association
  • Co-Winner, 1986 C. Wright Mills Award, Society for the Study of Social Problems
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