Charles Tilly, PhD

Charles Tilly was born in Lombard, Illinois in May 1929. He died in 2008. Charles Tilly (1929-2008) held faculty appointments at Delaware, Harvard, Toronto, Michigan, and the New School University, and finished his career as the Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of Social Science at Columbia University. His over 50 books and monographs cover a wide terrain but from his first historical work, The Vendee (1964), to his last uncompleted manuscript, Cities in World History, his work focused on large...See more