Mark K edited the table of contents of Auguste Comte Tuesday, June 1, 2010.
AcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. The early years2. The life and works of Saint-Simon up to 18173. Comte's first works for Saint-Simon4. Comte's growing independence, 1819–18215. The fundamental opuscule and Comte's rupture with Saint-Simon6. The aftermath of the rupture; the search for connections7. Comte's efforts to establish himself8. Intellectual and mental crises9. The road to recovery, 1828–183010. Years of success and confrontation, 1830–183811. Comte's changing psyche and aberrant behavior, 1838–184012. The encounter between two luminaries: Comte and Mill13. 1842: a turning point14. Cours de philosophie positive: positivism and the natural sciences15. Cours de philosophie positive; sociologyConclusionBibliographyIndex