Definition of Weber, Max in English:

Weber, Max

Syllabification: We·ber, Max
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈvābər/
  • (1864–1920), German economist and sociologist; regarded as one of the founders of modern sociology. In The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904–05), he argued that there is a direct relationship between the Protestant work ethic and the rise of capitalism.

More definitions of Weber, Max

Definition of Weber, Max in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea