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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC231H5
Professor
Zaheer Baber
Semester
Fall

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Soc231 Chapter 9 notes on Weber Society is constituted thru rationally calculated & goal directed human action & wholesale rationalization comes to dominate Western culture & institution Nietzsche social world is full of ambiguity, cruelty, unconscious impulses dominate behaviour not rational principles o Believe no moral standards whose truth can be demonstrated by reasoning nothings true traditional moral values lost their authority & binding power in late capitalist societies o Influenced Weber who emphasize the primacy of power in social life since domination is most important elements of social action o Weber ideas about the inability of social sciences to ever establish unambiguous truth in social world since truths exist from particular standpointperspective Neo-Kantianism dispute about relationship bw natural sciences & human sciences
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