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Explaining Charisma: A Macro View

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Abstract

It is through Weber’s exposition of charisma in the sociology of religion and his historically based account of the nature of modernity that he forges what is for many writers the starting point for an appreciation of the concept.

Keywords

Charismatic Leader Institution Building Total Mastery Symbolic Approach Macro Perspective 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Chan Institute of Social StudiesAp Lei ChauHong Hong

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