Review of Frederic Harrison: The Vocations of a Positivist by Martha S. Vogeler

Title

Review of Frederic Harrison: The Vocations of a Positivist by Martha S. Vogeler

Description

This book, the result of more than half a lifetime's research, provides a much-needed insight into the nature of English Positivism and one of its leading disciples, Frederic Harrison. It opens excitingly with the twenty-three year old Harrison meeting the ageing but wonderfully fluent Auguste Comte, and being so mesmerised…

Creator

Graham Handley

Source

George Eliot Review
1985: 16, 25-28

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1985
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Graham Handley, “Review of Frederic Harrison: The Vocations of a Positivist by Martha S. Vogeler,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed February 18, 2019, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/831.