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Max Weber : an introduction to his life and work

Max Weber : an introduction to his life and work

Author: Dirk Kasler
Publisher: Cambridge : Polity Press, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A comprehensive account of Weber's views, giving attention both to the context in which Weber produced his most significant contributions to social science, and to the changes involved in his work  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dirk Kasler
ISBN: 0745602142 9780745602141
OCLC Number: 949023462
Contents: Part 1 Introduction: life; work. Part 2 Weber's early writings. Part 3 social change in German society: the agricultural workers; the Stock Exchange; the industrial workers. Part 4 Writings on the sociology of religion: the cultural significance of Protestantism; the economic ethics of the World religions. Part 5 Economy and society: sociology of law; general sociology; economic sociology; sociology of domination; sociology of music. Part 6 Weber's methodological writings: the concept of "Verstehen" or "Understanding"; the concept of the "Ideal Type"; the postulate of freedom from value-judgment ("Werturteilsfreiheit"). Part 7 The reception of Weber's work during his lifetime.
Responsibility: Dirk Kasler.


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