The Max Weber Foundation (MWS) promotes research with a focus on the fields of history, cultural studies, economics and social sciences in selected countries and thus mutual understanding. The foundation currently maintains eleven institutes worldwide as well as research groups and branch offices. With its infrastructures, the MWS offers the best prerequisites for excellent research in the humanities and social sciences, created through direct proximity to the research objects and the exchange of different perspectives and approaches.

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