Category Archives: John Milbank

Displaced Asceticism

This is what is really inadequate about Weber’s treatment of Protestantism and capitalism. He confines himself to the vague, unhistorical level of ‘elective affinity’ between religious belief and economic practice, and sees Protestantism’s uniqueness as lying in its transference of

Displaced Asceticism

This is what is really inadequate about Weber’s treatment of Protestantism and capitalism. He confines himself to the vague, unhistorical level of ‘elective affinity’ between religious belief and economic practice, and sees Protestantism’s uniqueness as lying in its transference of