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Saint-Simon, Comte de

Line breaks: Comte de Saint-Simon
Pronunciation: /ˌsãsiːˈmɒ̃
 
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Definition of Saint-Simon, Comte de in English:

( 1760–1825), French social reformer and philosopher; born Claude-Henri de Rouvroy. Later claimed as the founder of French socialism, he argued that society should be organized by leaders of industry and given spiritual direction by scientists.

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