The Critic and the Disciple

  • Michael Singer


In Chapter 1 I noted that there was a longstanding controversy over whether it was possible to separate the philosophical and sociopolitical aspects of Comte’s work, either conceptually or textually. In this chapter I consider the most influential attempts to achieve such a separation and their effect on positivist doctrine.


Human Science Public Criticism Substantive Argument Positive Science Positive Method 
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© Michael Singer 2005

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