The Resource Max Weber's theory of personality : individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion, by Sara R. Farris

Max Weber's theory of personality : individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion, by Sara R. Farris

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Max Weber's theory of personality : individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion
Title
Max Weber's theory of personality
Title remainder
individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion
Statement of responsibility
by Sara R. Farris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Providing a detailed reconstruction of the concept of personality within Weber's systematic studies of world religions, this book shows its complex development within three related problematics associated with Weber's influential comparative historical sociology - individuation, politics and orientalism
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Farris, Sara R
Dewey number
306.6
Index
index present
LC call number
HM479.W42
LC item number
F37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Critical Social Sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weber, Max
  • Religion and sociology
  • Personality
Label
Max Weber's theory of personality : individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion, by Sara R. Farris
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=649274
Instantiates
Publication
Note
5. Paradoxes of Religious Individualism: On Weber's Sociology of India
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-224) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Max Weber's Theory of Personality; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Max Weber's Theory of Personality; 2. Individuation; 3. Politics; 4. Orientalism; 5. Organisation of the Book; 6. Summary of the Chapters; 1. From the Historical Individual to the Sociological Personality; 1. Singularisation and Individualisation of History; 2. The Notion of Individuality in 19th Century Historiography; 3. The Heidelberg School and the Axiological Foundation of the Historical Individual; 3.1. Windelband, Rickert and Lask
  • 4. Universalism of Values and Anti-Naturalism: Logical Antinomies and Political Implications5. Historical Individual and Subjective Axiology in Max Weber; 5.1. Subjectivism and Polytheism of Values. Weber between Menger and Nietzsche; 6. Causality and Rationality Versus Unpredictability and Irrationality of Action; 7. Towards a Theory of Personality; 2. A Lexicon of Individuation: Bildung, Religion, Personality; 1. Introduction; 2. Religion, between the Individual and Society; 3. From Magic to Religion: Disenchantment and Rationalisation
  • 4. Conceptions of God in the Orient and in the Western World5. The Theodicy of Suffering and the Religions of Redemption; 5.1. Exemplary Prophecy and Ethical Prophecy: The Individual as Container and as Instrument; 6. Ascetic and Mystical Orientation; 6.1. Asceticism, Mysticism and Social Transformation; 7. Irrationalisation of Ends, Rationalisation of Means: On Formal Rationality; 8. Religion and Economics: Negative Dialectic and the Birth of Capitalism; 3. Puritan Personality and Political Leadership of Capital; 1. A 'Partial' Synopsis
  • 1.1. The Protestant Diaspora in North America and 'Political' Individualism2. Criticisms, Condemnations and Misinterpretations; 3. Avant le Déluge: An Anachronic Approach to Interpreting "The Protestant Ethic"; 3.1. First Analepsis: The Freiburg Address; 3.2. Second Analepsis: Kulturkampf and the Journey to the United States; 4. Rationalisation and Specialisation; 5. Weber Versus the Neo-Humanism of Wilhelm von Humboldt; 6. Weber Versus the Realisation of Individuality in Marx; 7. Puritan Personality and Political Leadership of Capital; 4. The Roots of Rationalisation: Ancient Judaism
  • 1. Social Stratification in Ancient Palestine2. Jewish Hierocracy: Between Bureaucracy and Charisma; 2.1. The Circle of 'Yahweh Intellectuals': The Levites; 2.2. The "Titans of Holy Curse": The Prophets of Doom; 3. The Historicity of the World and the Dislocation of Authority; 4. On the Utility and Liability of Marginality for Judaism: The Community of the Covenant and the Pariah-People; 4.1. Centrality of the Periphery; 4.2. Ethical Universalism and Religious Particularism of the Pariah-People; 5. Collective Emancipation Versus Individual Salvation: The Jewish "Personality."
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1 online resource (241 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781299975743
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)865330349
  • (OCoLC)ocn865330349
Label
Max Weber's theory of personality : individuation, politics and orientalism in the sociology of religion, by Sara R. Farris
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=649274
Publication
Note
5. Paradoxes of Religious Individualism: On Weber's Sociology of India
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-224) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Max Weber's Theory of Personality; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Max Weber's Theory of Personality; 2. Individuation; 3. Politics; 4. Orientalism; 5. Organisation of the Book; 6. Summary of the Chapters; 1. From the Historical Individual to the Sociological Personality; 1. Singularisation and Individualisation of History; 2. The Notion of Individuality in 19th Century Historiography; 3. The Heidelberg School and the Axiological Foundation of the Historical Individual; 3.1. Windelband, Rickert and Lask
  • 4. Universalism of Values and Anti-Naturalism: Logical Antinomies and Political Implications5. Historical Individual and Subjective Axiology in Max Weber; 5.1. Subjectivism and Polytheism of Values. Weber between Menger and Nietzsche; 6. Causality and Rationality Versus Unpredictability and Irrationality of Action; 7. Towards a Theory of Personality; 2. A Lexicon of Individuation: Bildung, Religion, Personality; 1. Introduction; 2. Religion, between the Individual and Society; 3. From Magic to Religion: Disenchantment and Rationalisation
  • 4. Conceptions of God in the Orient and in the Western World5. The Theodicy of Suffering and the Religions of Redemption; 5.1. Exemplary Prophecy and Ethical Prophecy: The Individual as Container and as Instrument; 6. Ascetic and Mystical Orientation; 6.1. Asceticism, Mysticism and Social Transformation; 7. Irrationalisation of Ends, Rationalisation of Means: On Formal Rationality; 8. Religion and Economics: Negative Dialectic and the Birth of Capitalism; 3. Puritan Personality and Political Leadership of Capital; 1. A 'Partial' Synopsis
  • 1.1. The Protestant Diaspora in North America and 'Political' Individualism2. Criticisms, Condemnations and Misinterpretations; 3. Avant le Déluge: An Anachronic Approach to Interpreting "The Protestant Ethic"; 3.1. First Analepsis: The Freiburg Address; 3.2. Second Analepsis: Kulturkampf and the Journey to the United States; 4. Rationalisation and Specialisation; 5. Weber Versus the Neo-Humanism of Wilhelm von Humboldt; 6. Weber Versus the Realisation of Individuality in Marx; 7. Puritan Personality and Political Leadership of Capital; 4. The Roots of Rationalisation: Ancient Judaism
  • 1. Social Stratification in Ancient Palestine2. Jewish Hierocracy: Between Bureaucracy and Charisma; 2.1. The Circle of 'Yahweh Intellectuals': The Levites; 2.2. The "Titans of Holy Curse": The Prophets of Doom; 3. The Historicity of the World and the Dislocation of Authority; 4. On the Utility and Liability of Marginality for Judaism: The Community of the Covenant and the Pariah-People; 4.1. Centrality of the Periphery; 4.2. Ethical Universalism and Religious Particularism of the Pariah-People; 5. Collective Emancipation Versus Individual Salvation: The Jewish "Personality."
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299975743
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)865330349
  • (OCoLC)ocn865330349

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