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Max Weber's definition of power (Macht), as presented in English texts, is examined in the light of the German original. Differences and discussed and an attempt is made to convey the sense of Weber's original definition. Examples of research based on operationalizations of earlier versions are then evaluated
Wallimann, Isidor, et al. “Misreading Weber: The Concept of 'Macht.’” Sociology, vol. 14, no. 2, 1980, pp. 261–75.
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