Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Comte, Auguste

  • Glenn S. Everett
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9917-7_298

Alternate Name

 Comte, Isidore-Auguste-Marie-François-Xavier

BornMontpellier, France, 19 January 1798

Died Paris, France, 5 September 1857
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Selected References

  1. Comte, Auguste (1853). Cours de philosophie positive. 6 Vols. Paris: Bachelier, 1830–1842, translated by Harriet Martineau as The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte. 2 Vols. New York: D. Appleton.Google Scholar
  2. Mill, John Stuart (1865). Auguste Comte and Positivism. London: Trübner.Google Scholar
  3. Pickering, Mary (1993). Auguste Comte: An Intellectual Biography. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Glenn S. Everett
    • 1
  1. 1.Stonehill CollegeEastonUSA