ethography


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ethography

the description of moral and ethical systems. — ethnographer, n. — ethnographic, ethnographical, adj.
See also: Anthropology
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Once one has thus articulated philosophy and sociology into a "moral ethography" (sic), one can also attack the Weberian dogma of axiological neutrality (Weber 1988b, 1988a) and propose a normative sociology that is neither relativist nor decisionist, but does full justice to the normative conceptions and intuitions of the actors themselves.