Max Weber, Rationality and Modernity, Volume 1

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Scott Lash, Sam Whimster
Allen & Unwin, 1987 - Social Science - 394 pages
Max Weber (1894-1920) is generally recognized as one of the founding fathers of modern sociology. This collection pays homage to his influence, not just within sociology, but also political theory, science and religion.

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About the author (1987)

Scott Lash is Director of the Centre for Cultural Studies and Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths College, University of London. He previously taught at Lancaster University for many years. He was a Humboldt Fellow in Berlin between 1988 and 1990. His previous books include "The End of Organized Capitalism" (co-author, 1987), "Sociology of Postmodernism" (1990), "Modernity and Identity" (co-editor, 1992), "Economies of Signs and Space" (co-author, 1994), "Reflexive Modernization" (co-author, 1994) and "Detraditionalization" (co-editor, 1996). His books have been translated into nine languages.

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