Auguste Comte

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  • Birth Date of Isidore-Auguste-Marie-François-Xavier Comte

    Auguste Comte was born in Montpellier, France on January 20th, 1798 to Comte’s father, Louis Comte, and his mother, Rosalie Boyer. He was a philosopher, mathematician, and social scientist, Comte was best known as the originator of positivism.
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    Cours de philosophie positive (The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte)

    Book Citation
    Comte, Auguste. Cours De Philosophie Positive. Anthropos, 1969.
  • Positivism/ Positive Philosphy

    Positivism/ Positive Philosphy
    Works Cited
    D., Alida. “Positivism in Sociology: Definition, Theory & Examples.”, 2020,
  • Religion of Humanity.

    Religion of Humanity.
    Works Cited
    Simons, Olaf. “Auguste Comte's Religion of Humanity: by John Stuart Mill.” Positivism, 2 May 2016,
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    Système de politique positive ( System of Positive Polity)

    Book Citation
    Comte, Auguste, and Christian Cherfils. Système De Politique Positive. M. Giard & É Brière, 1912.
  • Death of Isidore-Auguste-Marie-François-Xavier Comte

    Isidore-Auguste-Marie-François-Xavier Comte died on September 5th, 1857 in Paris, Fance of cancer.