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Notational, No. 13

It is interesting to contemplate an entangled bank, clothed with many plants of many kinds, with birds singing on the bushes, with various insects flitting about, and with worms crawling through the damp earth, and to reflect that these elaborately constructed forms, so different from each other, and dependent on each other in so complex a manner, have all been produced by laws acting around us.

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Pioneers of Sociology

There were five pioneers of Sociology.

  1. Auguste Comte
  2. Herbet Spencer
  3. Karl Marx
  4. Emile Durkheim
  5. Max Weber
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What is Sociology?

  • Want to know why some political parties are more likely to be in power than others?
  • Why we have schools?
  • Is there one ‘typical’ or ‘normal’ family type?
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Steamtown 2014 - Postscript

“Everything is relative, and only that is absolute.” – Auguste Comte

On October 13, 2014 I wrote about crossing the finish line of the Steamtown Marathon in… 156 palabras más


Definition #99 Relative

Auguste Comte said, “Everything is relative, and only that is absolute.”

Intimate strangers

can be same; can be kissing

cousins cycling by!


The birth of modern sociology

Continuing on from my previous post…

As discussed previously, there were huge changes during the enlightenment period, with the French, American and industrial revolutions afterwards. 164 palabras más

Society And Politics