Journal of a graduate student in military history and the American Civil War

the philosophers

Henry St John, viscount BolingbrokeHenry St. John Bolingbroke (1678-1751)





ComteAndre Comte (1798 – 1857) Full name: Isidore Marie Auguste François Xavier Comte
Developed Comte’s Three Stages of History – the theological era, the metaphysical era, the positive era. One of the first theories of social evolution.
Influenced by Claude Henri de Saint-Simon.
Authored Course of Positive Philosophy
Developed the philosophy of “positivism.”
Coined the term “sociology.”

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Written by Rene Tyree

February 9, 2008 at 3:05 pm

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