Protestant Ethic

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The Protestant Ethic And The Spirit Of Capitalism
... The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is a book written by Max Weber, a German sociologist, economist, and politician ... In the book, Weber wrote that capitalism in northern Europe evolved when the Protestant (particularly Calvinist) ethic influenced large numbers of people to engage in ... In other words, the Protestant work ethic was an important force behind the unplanned and uncoordinated mass action that influenced the development of capitalism ...
The Protestant Ethic And The Spirit Of Capitalism - Summary - The Protestant Work Ethic in Weber's Time
... believed that the religious underpinnings of the Protestant ethic had largely gone from society ... Weber also attributed the success of mass production partly to the Protestant ethic ... In the end, the study of Protestant ethic, according to Weber, investigated a part of the detachment from magic, that disenchantment of the world that could be seen as a unique characteristic of ...
Mass Action (sociology)
... on a work of 19th century German sociologist Max Weber, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism Weber wrote that capitalism evolved when the Protestant ethic influenced ... In other words, the Protestant ethic was a force behind an unplanned and uncoordinated mass action that led to the development of capitalism ...

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