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doc ✓ The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism read ´ max weber Ò ➞ [Epub] ❥ The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: and Other Writings (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) By Max Weber ➨ – In The Protestant Ethic Max Weber opposes Ss genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to date translations by award winning translator This is a classic book which was an attempt to look at the underlying reasons why the Protestant north of Europe and England became economic powerhouses and some became imperial powers England and Holland It looks at the importance of individualism and a change in how the individual viewed hisher relationship to the church and God It is somewhat impressionistic and is at heart a challenge to the reader to consider the role of religion in a culture and economy Still an interesting approach and not entirely outdated Anyone interested in eighteenth to early twentieth Europe should read it Read it for a book club and we all had differing reactions

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Ties Forthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world Withthan 1700 titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and acro Be careful; this is a translation of the 1904 edition not of Weber's expanded 1920 edition where he added material to answer critics and to back up his caseThat said Baehr's translation is not bad

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The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism and Other Writings Penguin Twentieth Century ClassicsIn The Protestant Ethic Max Weber opposes the Marxist concept of dialectical materialism and relates the rise of the capitalist economy to the Calvinist belief in the moral value of hard work and the fulfillment of one's worldly du The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is a cornerstone sociological work that Max Weber illustrates with excellent precision and helps provide an adeuate demostration as to why the US is the capitalist nation par excellenceHowever the Penguin edition falls short on a number of fronts First of all is the lengthy introduction that becomes no than a tedious chronology of the reception of Weber's workThen is the nature of the footnoting Rather than using a modern kindle friendly method of footnoting clicks of footnotes take you back and forth through the book and the huge collection of footnotes really splits up the book making it troublesome to read at timesPenguin is a great publishing house but this edition appears to be lazily composed is not up to usual Penguin standards and mars what is otherwise a true classicFor Weber's work itself 5 stars but this edition only narrowly merits 3