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Getting Back Max Weber from Sociology to Economics

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(2005). Getting Back Max Weber from Sociology to Economics. In: The Soul of the German Historical School. The Soul of the German Historical School, vol 2. Springer, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/0-387-23085-8_3

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