The Protestant Ethic And The Spirit Of Capitalism

Author: Max Weber
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113452188X
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Weber's highly accessible style is just one of many reasons for his continuing popularity. The book contends that the Protestant ethic made possible and encouraged the development of capitalism in the West.

The Vocation Lectures

Author: Max Weber
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 1624660045
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Together in this volume, these newly translated lectures offer an ideal point of entry into Weber's central project: understanding how, as Weber put it, "in the West alone there have appeared cultural manifestations [that seem to] go in the ...

A General Theory Of Magic

Author: Marcel Mauss
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113452224X
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The book offers a fascinating snapshot of magic throughout various cultures as well as deep sociological and religious insights still very much relevant today.

Community And Society

Author: Ferdinand Tonnies
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486424972
Size: 49.96 MB
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One of the first major studies of sociology, this book explores the clash between small-scale neighborhood-based communities and the large-scale competitive market society.

On Suicide

Author: Emile Durkheim
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0140449671
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Emile Durkheim’s On Suicide (1897) was a groundbreaking book in the field of sociology. Traditionally, suicide was thought to be a matter of purely individual despair but Durkheim recognized that the phenomenon had a social dimension.

Readings From Emile Durkheim

Author: Prof Kenneth Thompson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134273673
Size: 28.56 MB
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First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Classical Sociological Theory

Author: Craig Calhoun
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470655674
Size: 68.61 MB
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Building on the success of the previous editions, this book presents an updated and comprehensive collection of substantial primary-source texts that represent a definitive guide to the roots of sociology.

The Theory Of Social And Economic Organization

Author: Max Weber
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439188874
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This book is an introduction to Max Weber’s ambitious comparative study of the sociological and institutional foundations of the modern economic and social order.

Eclipse Of Reason

Author: Max Horkheimer
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1472504585
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Ultimately, the book is a warning of the ways this might happen again and, as such, this is a book that has never appeared more timely.Â

Classical Social Theory

Author: Kenneth H. Tucker, Jr.
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 9780631211655
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This accessible, original book is an exploration of the relevance of classical social theory in the contemporary world.