" The Protestant Work Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism" by Max Weber Analytical Essay by The Research Group

" The Protestant Work Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism" by Max Weber
Weber's philosophy as it is stated in his book "The Protestant Work Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism." Weber's influence is discussed and his arguments are presented and analyzed.
# 18069 | 900 words | 2 sources | 1990 | US
Published on Feb 23, 2003 in Sociology (Theory) , English (Analysis) , Literature (German)


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"Max Weber was born in 1864 and died in 1920. He was a German social scientist and one of the founders of modern sociology. He studied in several German universities before working for a time as a legal assistant. He completed his doctoral dissertation and became a professor at the University of Freiburg in 1894, then professor at the University of Heidelberg in 1896. When he was in his thirties, he was nearly incapacitated by a nervous breakdown. Still, he managed to turn out a considerable body of work in spite of his infirmity. He is best known for his work in three areas of inquiry. He conducted studies in the sociology of religion and analyzed the influence of Lutheranism and Calvinism on the development of capitalism. He offered a political sociology that has become the foundation for much modern analysis of politics, social stratification, and burea..."

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