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date: 20 January 2021

Weber, Max 

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A Dictionary of Sports Studies
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Alan Tomlinson

(1864–1920)A German pioneer of the discipline of sociology. Weber's major studies were ambitiously comparative and historically wide-ranging in scope, and philosophically reflective in the area of methodology. His contributions to sociology included the conceptual clarification of the nature of authority. One form of authority Weber saw as linked to ... ...

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