Studying the city with Max Weber

Max Weber is a well-known sociologist and a key figure at Sciences Po.

The theme chosen for the Sciences Po is the city, and it is a good thing that Max Weber has devoted an entire book to the city!

You will find more information about this work on this page:

Max Weber studies “a whole range of ideal-typical cities”, and his work is all the more relevant as he relates them to democracy, politics, society, exactly what you are asked to do for the Sciences Po exam.

A course on the city according to Max Weber’s theses is also available here:

Finally, you can buy the book online or in bookstores, even if it is quite thick.

→ On the theme of the city, check out this best-of “City” articles as well.