From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology / Edition 1

From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology / Edition 1

by Max Weber
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195004620

ISBN-13: 9780195004625

Pub. Date: 12/31/1958

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Max Weber (1864-1920) was one of the most prolific and influential sociologists of the twentieth century. This classic collection draws together his key papers. This edition contains a new preface by Professor Bryan S. Turner.

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Max Weber (1864-1920) was one of the most prolific and influential sociologists of the twentieth century. This classic collection draws together his key papers. This edition contains a new preface by Professor Bryan S. Turner.

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ISBN-13:
9780195004625
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/31/1958
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
504
Sales rank:
643,179
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 5.38(h) x 1.01(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE TO THE NEW EDITION INTRODUCTION: THE MAN AND HIS WORK 1. A Biographical View 2. Political Concerns 3. Intellectual Orientations PART I: SCIENCE AND POLITICS 4. Politics as a Vocation 5. Science as a Vocation PART 2: POWER 6. Structures of Power 7. Class, Status Party 8. Bureaucracy 9. The sociology of Charismatic Authority 10.The Meaning of Discipline PART 3: RELIGION 11. The Social Psychology of the World Religions 12. The Protestant Sects and the Spirit of Capitalism 13. Religious Rejections of the World and Their Directions PART 4: SOCIAL STRUCTURES 4. Capitalism and Rural Society in Germany 15. National Character and the Junkers 16. India: The Brahman and the Castes 17. The Chinese Literati

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