The Protestant ethic and the spirit of sport : how Calvinism and capitalism shaped America's games /

Steven Overman explores the concordant values of the Protestant ethic, capitalism, and sport by applying German scholar Max Weber's seminal thesis. Weber demonstrated a relationship between the Protestant ethic and a form of economic behavior he labeled the "spirit of capitalism." The Protestant Eth... Full description

Main Author: Overman, Steven J.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Macon, Ga. : Mercer University Press, Ã2011.
Edition: 1st ed.

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Call Number: GV706.42 .O94 2011
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