Max Weber and the sociology of culture

by Ralph Schroeder

Publisher: SAGE in London, Newbury Park, Calif

Written in English
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  • Weber, Max, 1864-1920.,
  • Culture.,
  • Sociology.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [166]-171) and index.

StatementRalph Schroeder.
SeriesTheory, culture & society, Theory, culture & society (Unnumbered)
LC ClassificationsHM101 .S3353 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1743225M
ISBN 100803985495, 0803985509
LC Control Number92050380

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