Max Weber's writings in The Sociology of Religion are today acknowledged as a classic of the social sciences. They are key texts for understanding Weber's central sociological concepts concerning Western and Eastern 'civilizations, ' and, according to this book rely on a deeply flawed and essentially orientalist concept of personality.
About the Author
Sara R. Farris Ph.D., studied at the University of Rome "La Sapienza". She is Lecturer in Sociology at Goldsmiths University of London. She was Member Scholar at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton in 2012-2013. She has published on sociological theory, political sociology, orientalism, gender studies