Chapter 12. The Bureaucracy I: External Form, Technical Superiority, Ethos, and Inequality

  1. Stephen Kalberg

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773369.ch12

Max Weber: Readings and Commentary on Modernity

Max Weber: Readings and Commentary on Modernity

How to Cite

Kalberg, S. (ed) (2005) The Bureaucracy I: External Form, Technical Superiority, Ethos, and Inequality, in Max Weber: Readings and Commentary on Modernity, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773369.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631214892

Online ISBN: 9780470773369

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Keywords:

  • bureaucracy;
  • administrative regulations;
  • capitalism;
  • ecclesiastical communities;
  • middle ages

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • External Form

  • The Technical Superiority of Bureaucratic Organization over Administration by Notables

  • The Ethos of Office

  • Inequality