Max Weber in politics and social thought from charisma to canonization

Max Weber is widely regarded as one of the foundational thinkers of the twentieth century. But how did this reclusive German scholar manage to leave such an indelible mark on modern political and social thought? Max Weber in Politics and Social Thought is the first comprehensive account of Weber...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Derman, Joshua
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2012
Series:Ideas in context
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Collection: Cambridge Books Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • 1. Max Weber and his circles
  • 2. Value freedom and polytheism
  • 3. The meaning of modern capitalism
  • 4. Skepticism and faith
  • 5. Max Weber's sociologies
  • 6. Charismatic rulership
  • Conclusion