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The religion of humanity : the impact of Comtean positivism on Victorian Britain

Author: T R Wright
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Religion of Humanity, first expounded by the founder of Positivism, Auguste Comte, focused the minds of a wide range of prominent Victorians on the possibility of replacing Christianity with an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Auguste Comte; Auguste Comte
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: T R Wright
ISBN: 052130671X 9780521306713
OCLC Number: 12262176
Description: xiii, 306 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The Birth of Positivism: Auguste Comte --
2. The Early Years: First British Followers --
3. Organised Postivism: Chapel Street and Newton Hall --
4. The Middle Years: a Matter of Controversy --
5. Literary Positivism: Novel Ideas --
6. The Final Years: Decline and Fall.
Responsibility: T.R. Wright.
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