Sociology of Rulership and Religion is a book written by Maximilian Weber, a German economist and sociologist.[1][2] The original edition was in German. The book examines the hierarchic structures in religion and how these relate to political theories of governance and economics.

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  1. ^ Wertheim, Wim F. (1995). "The Contribution of Weberian Sociology to Studies of Southeast Asia". Journal of Southeast Asian Studies. 26 (1): 17–29. ISSN 0022-4634.
  2. ^ Duara, Prasenjit, ed. (2014), "Dialogical transcendence and secular nationalism in the Sinosphere", The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future, Asian Connections, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 156–194, doi:10.1017/cbo9781139998222.007, ISBN 978-1-107-08225-0, retrieved 2023-09-22