• 342 pages
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  • EAN: 9781439901908
  • Publication: Jun 2013
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The Protestant Ethic Revisited

Philip S. Gorski

About the Author(s)

Philip S. Gorski is Professor of Sociology and Religious Studies at Yale University, where he co-directs the European and Russian Studies Program, the Center for Comparative Research, and the MacMillan Center Initiative on Religion, Politics, and Society. He is the author of The Disciplinary Revolution: Calvinism and the Rise of the State in Early Modern Europe.

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Politics, History, and Social Change

This series, edited by John C. Torpey, will disseminate serious works that analyze the social changes that have transformed our world during the twentieth century and beyond. The main topics to be addressed include international migration; human rights; the political uses of history; the past and future of the nation-state; decolonization and the legacy of imperialism; and global inequality. The series will also translate into English outstanding works by scholars writing in other languages.