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Unformatted text preview: c. Formal rationality (see Bureaucracy) - Impartial rules and principles determine your goals and often your means (cf. 'rule of law') d. What does it mean to be rational? 3) Why capitalism arose where it did i. Why it no longer needs a specifically religious ethic to sustain it ii. Goals: To explain a. Start with a rough sketch of the concept i. Examix ii. Method: b. Accounting for the Capitalist Ethic - Weber's Method 4) Lecture 5B - Max Weber (1864-1920) - The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism - A Theory of Economic Rationalization Wednesday, September 19, 2007 9:59 AM Class Notes Page 1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course SOC 402 taught by Professor Jeremystraughn during the Fall '07 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
- Fall '07