In Search of the Spirit of Capitalism
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In Search of the Spirit of Capitalism An Essay on Max Weber"s Protestant Ethic Thesis by Gordon Marshall

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Church And Economics,
  • History Of Sociological Thought,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus,
  • Weber, Max,
  • 1864-1920,
  • Capitalism,
  • Christian ethics,
  • Protestant churches,
  • Protestantische Ethik und der,
  • Religion and sociology,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Weber, Max,

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10195648M
ISBN 10023105498X
ISBN 109780231054980

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The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is a book written by sociologist and economist Max Weber in The original version was in German and it was translated into English by Talcott Parsons in In the book, Weber argues that Western capitalism developed as a result of the Protestant work ethic. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (German: Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus) is a book written by Max Weber, a German sociologist, economist, and tangoloji.com as a series of essays, the original German text was composed in and , and was translated into English for the first time by American sociologist Talcott Parsons in Author: Max Weber. Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at tangoloji.com

In Search of the Spirit of Capitalism An Essay on Max Weber's Protestant Ethic Thesis (Book): Marshall, Gordon. In Search of the Spirit of Capitalism An Essay on Max Weber's Protestant Ethic Thesis (Book): Marshall, Gordon. The following work is build up in accordance to the structure of the book, which is divided into two parts, namely, first the consideration of religious affiliation and social stratification, further on the 'spirit of capitalism' and finally the examination of Luther's concept of calling. In his book The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, Weber theorized that having a large number of businessmen who could be counted on to behave ethically was important to the growth of Capitalism, and that this had its origins in the Protestant Reformation (particularly in Calvinism and its spiritual descendants), although it had. Redding (business, U. of Hong Kong) explores the beliefs about society, family, business, and other matters, held by overseas Chinese businessmen. Draws on interviews with 72 owner/managers from Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Singapore, and considers research on other Pacific nations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

Jun 02,  · Jia Tolentino on the and versions of the children’s book “The Boxcar Children,” and how the story line embraces the Protestant work ethic. Jul 04,  · For the first time in 70 years, a new translation of Max Weber's classic The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism--one of the seminal works in sociology-- published in September Translator Stephen Kalberg is an internationally acclaimed Weberian scholar, and in this new translation he offers a precise and nuanced rendering that captures both Weber's style and the Book Edition: 1st Edition. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary First published in The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is one of the most renowned and controversial works of modern social science. It is a brilliant book which studies the psychological conditions which made possible the development of capitalist civilization. (source: Nielsen Book Data).