Max Weber: Selections in Translation / Edition 1

Max Weber: Selections in Translation / Edition 1

by Max Weber
     
 

Selected extracts from Max Weber's writings which reflect the full range of his concerns.See more details below

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Selected extracts from Max Weber's writings which reflect the full range of his concerns.

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ISBN-13:
9780521292689
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Publisher's note; Biographical summary; Part I. The Foundations of Social Theory: Introduction; 1. The nature of social action; 2. Basic categories of social organisation; 3. Classes, status groups and parties; Part II. The Methodology of the Social Sciences: Introduction; 4. Value-judgements in social science; 5. The concept of 'following a rule'; 6. The logic of historical explanation; Part III. Ideology: Introduction; 7. Protestant asceticism and the spirit of capitalism; 8. The soteriology of the underprivileged; 9. The religions of Asia; Part IV. Politics: Introduction; 10. Politics as a vocation; 11. The nature of charismatic domination; 12. Socialism; 13. Economic policy and the national interest in imperial Germany; 14. The prospects for liberal democracy in Tsarist Russia; Part V. Economic and Social History: Introduction; 15. Urbanisation and social structure in the ancient world; 16. Government, kinship and capitalism in China; 17. The origins of industrial capitalism in Europe; 18. The development of bureaucracy and its relation to law; Part IV. Miscellaneous Topics: Introduction; 19. Race relations; 20. Industrial psychology; 21. The stock exchange; 22. The history of the piano; 23. Freudianism; 24. Sociology and biology; Index.

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