Durkheim 1858-1917 - Sociologist
Weber – 1864-1920 - Sociologist
All building onto work of each other except Marx
THE SOCIAL CONTEXT
For Marx, it was the time of the Industrial Revolution.
Expropriation and/or dispossession through eviction and enclosure o People moved from rural land to cities like Chicago; same thing
happening in Europe
Steam engines, cotton jenny, rolling mills, blast furnaces replacing