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Die protestantische Ethik und der Geist des Kapitalismus. Die protestantischen Sekten und der Geist des Kapitalismus
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The publication contains the basics of the sociology of Max Weber and belongs to the classics of social research. From it derives the Weberian theory of capitalism, rationality, ethics, and domination. The thesis put forward here – that the birth and continuation of capitalism can be understood by referring to its ethical foundations, or Protestantism – is still vividly debated today.
Keywords: Protestantism, capitalism, ethics, sociology of Max Weber.
- Introduction to the history of the pre-Hellenistic Near East. The author presents the constitutive characteristics of the civilizations which were dominant in this region for three thousand years before Christ. The political and military events