1.what are the intellectual ideas that went into the making of sociology?

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  • Sociology is influenced by several theories of scientific value.
  • e.g. theory of human evolution, findings about early modern societies by travellers, colonials and so on.
  • Darwinian theory of human evolution influenced sociological theories.
  • Several movement of 17th and 18th century laid impact on reason and individualism e.g. the Enlightenment movement.
  • Comte, Marx and Spencer classified the society into parts i.e pre - modern society and modern industrialised society. 
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