Unformatted text preview: Comte’s standards of “research” were not nearly as exacting as today’s, and most of his conclusions have been disregarded, as they were based mostly on observation rather than serious investigation. In the United States, sociology was first taught as an academic discipline at the University of Kansas in 1890, at the University of Chicago in 1892, and at Atlanta University in 1897. Over time, it spread to other universities in North America...
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY SO 101 taught by Professor - during the Summer '11 term at Montgomery.
- Summer '11