Max Weber"s methodology
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Max Weber"s methodology by Lowell Lindsay Bennion

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Published by Les Presses Modernes in Paris .
Written in English


  • Weber, Max, 1864-1920.,
  • Sociology -- Methodology.,
  • Religion and sociology.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWeber"s methodology
Statementby Lowell L. Bennion.
LC ClassificationsHM511.M39 B46 1933
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL90933M
LC Control Number99200646

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