This book presents a comprehensive overview of the sociology of Max Weber. It shows the critical interconnections between Weber's writings on the methodology of the social sciences and the empirical sociology of institutions. The book recognizes rationalisation as the theme of Weber's sociology.
1. Chapter I: Weber's Vision of the World 2. Chapter 2: Weber’s Methodology 3. Chapter 3: Interpretative Sociology 4. Chapter 4: Special Sociologies