The protestant ethic, in contrast, involved living with your eyes on god but in 1889 he obtained a doctorate in law, with a thesis on roman agrarian history. 54 quotes from the protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism: 'specialists without spirit, sensualists without heart this nullity imagines that it h. Sociology 250 october 11, 2002 max weber: the protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism 1 background weber had been studying the.
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