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Keywords: Comtean positivismClose
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (5): 653–677.
Published: 01 November 2017
... formulated by Schwann and then Virchow in the 1830s–1850s. One of the main factors put forward is the influence of Comtean positivism. Here, I propose to go beyond this historiography and discuss not only convergences but also divergences between Robin’s and Comte’s visions of the organism and society...