Organizing Modernity: New Weberian Perspectives on Work, Organization and Society / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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Organizing Modernity provides a re-evaluation of Weber's work on the current debates about the institutional and organizational dynamics of modernity. It reassemble Weber's sociology of bureaucracy and his general account of the trajectory of modernity with reference to the strategic social structures that dominated the emergence and development of modern society.
Table of ContentsWeber, Organizations and Moderniy: An Introduction 1. Bringing the Text Back In: On Ways of Reading the Two Editions of the Protestant Ethic 2. Max Weber and the Contemporary Sociology of Organizations 3. Work and Authority: Some Weberian Perspectives 4. Accounting for Orgainzational Feeling 5. Max Weber on Individualism, Bureaucracy and Despotism: On Political Authoritarianism and Contemporary Politics 6. Commerce, Science and the Modern University 7. Max Weber and the Dilemmas of Modernity Conclusion: Autonomy, Pluralism and Modernity