Author: Author’s name is Comte de Saint-Simon. Saint-Simon is considered to be a French social theorist (Comte de Saint-Simon 1). He was not in support of a Laissez-faire economy. Instead, Saint-Simon wanted “an industrialized state directed by science,” (Comte de Saint-Simon 1). Furthermore, Saint-Simon wanted industrialists to become enlightened and after their enlightenment, for he felt that they could help the poor. He also fought in the American Revolution.
Context: The article does not say when exactly it was written, but on Encyclopedia Britannica they make mention of many of his works. … Read the rest here