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Weber, Max (1864–1920)

MAX WEBER WAS A German political economist who is considered the founder of modern sociology. His most popular work is the essay “The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism” (1904), which found the roots of capitalism in the Protestant work ...

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