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Wolfgang Schluchter: "Action, Order, and Culture: An Outline of the Weberian Research Program"

60:10 minutes (17.22 MB)

Wolfgang Schluchter is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institut Für Soziologie at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg.

Wolfgang Schluchter: "Action, Order, and Culture: An Outline of the Weberian Research Program (part 2)"

21:12 minutes (6.07 MB)

    Wolfgang Schluchter is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institut Für Soziologie at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg. He is one of the world's foremost experts on the sociology of Max Weber and has written on a wide range of topics from a Weberian perspective, including the rise of rationalism in modern society, religious commitment in the modern world, and the intersection of interpretative sociology and systems theory.

Wolfgang Schluchter: "Ancient Judaism and the Disenchantment of the World: An Example of Application"

56:42 minutes (16.22 MB)

Wolfgang Schluchter is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institut Für Soziologie at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg. He is one of the world's foremost experts on the sociology of Max Weber and has written on a wide range of topics from a Weberian perspective, including the rise of rationalism in modern society, religious commitment in the modern world, and the intersection of interpretative sociology and systems theory.

Wolfgang Schluchter: "Ancient Judaism and the Disenchantment of the World: An Example of Application (part 2)"

37:25 minutes (10.71 MB)

    Wolfgang Schluchter is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institut Für Soziologie at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg. He is one of the world's foremost experts on the sociology of Max Weber and has written on a wide range of topics from a Weberian perspective, including the rise of rationalism in modern society, religious commitment in the modern world, and the intersection of interpretative sociology and systems theory.

David Laitin: "An Equilibrium Theory of Culture"

88:08 minutes (25.22 MB)

Margaret Levi: "Inducing Preferences within Organizations: The Case of Unions"

85:05 minutes (24.35 MB)

    Margaret Levi is the Jere L. Bacharach Professor of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Washington, Seattle. She has written extensively on the bases for and effects of trustworthy governance. Her publications include Bureaucratic Insurgency: The Case of Police Unions (Lexington:1977); Of Rule and Revenue (University of California Press, 1988); Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism (Cambridge University Press, 1997); The Limits of Rationality (University of Chicago, 1990), co-edited with Karen S.

Amira Hass: "Reporting the Middle East"

130:14 minutes (37.27 MB)

Amira Haas