Qualitative Sociology

, Volume 29, Issue 4, pp 557–563 | Cite as

Fourfold Tables v. Three Dimensional Realities

Symposium on Charles Tilly's Why?


Social Life Causal Explanation Criminal Code Public Intellectual Plea Bargain 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyUCLALos AngelesUSA

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