Max Weber and His Contemporaries

Max Weber and His Contemporaries

Max Weber and His Contemporaries offers an unrivalled tour d'horizon of eu highbrow existence within the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries and an review of the pivotal place inside it occupied by means of Max Weber. Weber's many pursuits in and contributions to, such various fields as epistemology, political sociology, the sociology of faith and financial historical past are in comparison with and hooked up to these of his pals, scholars and antagonists and likewise of these contemporaries with whom he had neither a private dating nor any form of scholoarly trade. numerous participants additionally discover Weber's attitudes in the direction of crucial political positions of his time (socialism, conservatism and anarchism) and his personal involvement in German politics.

This quantity contributes not just to a greater figuring out of 1 of the main eminent smooth thinkers and social scientists, but in addition offers an highbrow biography of a awesome generation.

This booklet used to be first released in 1987.

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