We·ber 1(vā′bər), Max 1864-1920.
German sociologist and a pioneer of the modern analytical method of sociology. His works include The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904-1905).
We·ber 2(wĕb′ər), Max 1881-1961.
Russian-born American painter whose abstract works helped introduce the European avant-garde movements of the early 20th century to American art.
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