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date: 13 June 2024

rationalization 

Source:
A Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author(s):

Alan Tomlinson

At the heart of Max *Weber's sociological oeuvre is a concern with the process of rationalization, and its effects on people's lives. For Weber, modern society and its administration stripped society of its mystery, tradition, and customs, and people of their affects, or emotions; at the end of his ... ...

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