Lecture 2-Origin And Development of Sociology

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                                                   Lecture 2-Origin and Development of Sociology Origin and Development of Sociology -Historical context 1. Industrial Revolution-Unprecedented social change disturbed old social order. 2. Urbanization 3. Political Revolution-particular French Revolution (1789) 4. The Enlightenment-Reasons became the god of the philosophers (Rousseau) Auguste Comte (1798-1857)- Comte is considered to be founding father of sociology. 1. Comte work-                         Cours de philosophie positive (Positive Philosophy)                         System de politique positive (positive Politics) 2. Positivism- Positive philosophy to combat negative philosophies of the enlightenment. 3. Organicism-He sought new bases of social order be developing a theoretical.           The law of three stages-
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This note was uploaded on 04/23/2011 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Fakter during the Spring '11 term at BRAC University.

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