Max Weber and the Culture of Anarchy / Edition 1

Max Weber and the Culture of Anarchy / Edition 1

by S. Whimster, Whimster
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312213026

ISBN-13: 9780312213022

Pub. Date: 02/11/1999

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

This is a specially commissioned set of essays on the themes of Max Weber, culture, anarchy and politics. It presents the first complete publication (in both English and German) of a series of letters written by Max Weber in 1913 and 1914 during his stays at the anarchist settlement of Ascona. The letters show Weber debating with the issues of free love, eroticism,

Overview

This is a specially commissioned set of essays on the themes of Max Weber, culture, anarchy and politics. It presents the first complete publication (in both English and German) of a series of letters written by Max Weber in 1913 and 1914 during his stays at the anarchist settlement of Ascona. The letters show Weber debating with the issues of free love, eroticism, patriarchy, anarchism, terrorism, pacifism, political and personal convictions and power. These themes are taken up by the contributors in a wider discussion of the relation of culture and politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312213022
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
02/11/1999
Edition description:
1999
Pages:
235
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

List of Plates
• Preface
• Notes on the Contributors
• Editions and Abbreviations of Weber Texts
• Introduction to Weber, Ascona and Anarchism--Sam Whimster
• Letters from Ascona--Max Weber
• Weber and Lawrence and Anarchism--Martin Green
• Max Weber, Anarchism and Libertarian Culture: Personality and Power Politics--Carl Levy
• Max Weber: A German Intellectual and the Question of War Guilt--Karl-Ludwig Ay
• Sexual Revolution and Anarchism--Ulrich Linse
• Weber's Out-Law: Otto Gross, Anarchy and Dada--Christopher Stanley
• Max Weber, Leo Tolstoy and the Mountain of Truth--Edith Hanke
• Weber and Dostoyevsky on Church, Sect and Democracy--Charles Turner
• The Musico-Historical Science of Reality: The Place of Music in Weber's Work--Christoph Braun
• Love and Death: Weber, Wagner and Max Klinger--David Chalcraft
• Max Weber and German Expressionism--Mary Shields
• Index

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