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Auguste Comte

Three important ideas associated with the thought of Auguste Comte are as follows. All of them were important to his overall philosophical system known as "positivism": The law of the three stages:...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2012 11:41 pm UTC

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Auguste Comte

Auguste Comte was a nineteenth-century French philosopher who founded the field of sociology as well as the positivism movement. Comte theorized that if the systematic methods applied in scientific...

Latest answer posted September 23, 2020 12:36 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

One critique about Comte's works lies in his unflinching belief that science is infallible. Comte's positivism affirms scientific understanding as the basis for all existence. This is a source of...

Latest answer posted July 12, 2016 5:33 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

Isidore Marie Auguste François Xavier Comte (1798 – 1857), usually known as Auguste Comte, was a French philosopher who was part of a broad nineteenth-century movement that addressed how to...

Latest answer posted July 6, 2017 6:52 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

This is an excellent question, especially if we frame the answer under the same parameters that Comte used to create his own philosophical foundation. Auguste Comte, known as "the father of...

Latest answer posted October 27, 2012 11:11 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

First, we must realize that August Comte wrote a great deal about a large number of subjects. Therefore, we cannot simply summarize all of his thought. Let us look, then, at the most important...

Latest answer posted October 11, 2012 12:40 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

Auguste Comte’s ideas are important mainly because they led to the creation of the field of sociology. They are also historically important because they were very influential in some countries in...

Latest answer posted October 27, 2012 4:19 am UTC

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Auguste Comte

Auguste Comte was, in some ways, the founder of the whole discipline of sociology. It was he who made up the term "sociology" and it was he who pioneered what he saw as the objective study of...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2011 3:29 am UTC

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