The protestant ethic thesis donald frey, wake forest university german sociologist max weber (1864 -1920) developed the protestant-ethic thesis in two journal. Objectives scholars have debated max weber's theory of the relationship between religion and capitalism for almost 100 years still, the debate is clouded by. The protestant ethic thesis: an internalcritique this paper is a critique ofmax weber's the protestant ethic and economically oriented work. Max weber argued that ideas greatly in his thesis the protestant work ethic and the spirit of capitalism he argued that calvinists ideas about pre. C essays and monographs on the weber-tawney thesis 1 what indeed is meant by the 'protestant work ethic' what significance did it have, if any.
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