Adam Smith Program
Department of Economics · George Mason University

Reading selections from Max Weber's 'The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism'

Reading Group

Start Time
Friday, 2 Sep 2022
End Time
Friday, 2 Sep 2022
Adam Smith Program

We read from the 1930 English translation of Weber's text by Talcott Parson's, published by Scribner and subsequently by Dover.

Here is an online open-access version of the text:

For Friday, September 2 we read and discuss:

The Translator's Prefaces, Tawney's Foreword, Author's introduction, & Chapter 1: pp. ix–46, + endnotes pp. 185–192.

Meeting location: Buchanan Hall D180