John Gillis

John Gillis is a social and cultural historian whose work spans German, British, and American history. He is author or editor of nine books, including "Youth and History," "For Better, For Worse: British Marriages, 1600 to the Present," "Commemorations: The Politics of National Identity," and "A World of Their Own Making: Myth, Ritual, and the Quest for Family" "Values," He has taught at Stanford, Princeton, and Rutgers Universities and has been a fellow at Oxford and Cambridge Universities. He...See more