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473). The establishing of systematic relations between phenomena and ‘the whole of the existing situation’ enables explanations of the discrete phenomena and the whole to be established. Comte’s ordering system applied in similar fashion to the societal order, in which he postulated an evolutionary progression according to the development of human rationality. Human society progressed from theological, and metaphysical, illusions to its highest stage of scientificpositive polity. At this highest stage, a society, uniting the principles of order and progress, is achieved.
Moreover, in disagreement with the utilitarian views that humans behave in accordance with the principle of maximization of self-interest, Durkheim proffered a social theory of modern moral social cohesion. His moral social order proposed the exertion of a higher order, secular, authority over individuals which simultaneously constrained and enabled a higher order of human freedom. Durkheim’s earlier books The Division of Labour in Society ( 1964) and The Rules of the Sociological Method  translated into English 1938) have exerted much influence on the development of a scientific sociology.
Their order is ‘determined by The Modern Heritage 31 the degree of simplicity, or…generality of their phenomena’ (Comte  1974: 44). Various sciences might study these bodies but a ‘positive philosophy’ takes the task of coordinating the different laws arising from the empirical observations of the different orders of phenomena. : 473). The establishing of systematic relations between phenomena and ‘the whole of the existing situation’ enables explanations of the discrete phenomena and the whole to be established.