Reviews from 10/2016

Politics as a Vocation

Book reviewed by Rob Mason on 14 October 2016

Politics as a vocation

"Politics as a Vocation" is an essay by German economist and sociologist Max Weber. It originated in the second lecture of a series he gave in Munich to the "Free Students Union" of Bavaria on 28 January 1919. Wikipedia

Karl Emil Maximilian "Max" Weber was a German sociologist, philosopher, jurist, and political economist whose ideas profoundly influenced social theory and social research. Wikipedia

Born: April 21, 1864, Erfurt, Germany Died: June 14, 1920, Munich, Germany

Sociology is the study of social behaviour or society, including its origins, development, organization, networks, and institutions. It…Read