positivism

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French philosopher remembered as the founder of positivism; he also established sociology as a systematic field of study Auguste Comte , Comte , Isidore Auguste Marie Francois Comte
Austrian physicist and philosopher who introduced the Mach number and who founded logical positivism (1838-1916) Ernst Mach , Mach
British philosopher born in Austria; a major influence on logic and logical positivism (1889-1951) Ludwig Josef Johan Wittgenstein , Ludwig Wittgenstein , Wittgenstein
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