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Forerunner of kgb?

Lenin founded the CHEKA (All-russian Extraordinary Commission for the Suppression of counter-revolution and Sabotage) in 1917. Its headquarters were the Lubyanka in moscow. (MORE)

The forerunners of sociology?

Ibn Khaldun of Tunis outlined a theory of the rise and fall of  nations, beginning with a feeling of group identity. He wrote in  the fourteenth century.
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What was the immediate forerunner for the piano?

The immediate forerunners of the piano were the harpsichord and the clavichord.  The harpsichord mechanism draws a quill past a string in a plucking action, like a lute. As (MORE)

Forerunners of sociology and their significant contribution?

Auguste Comte (1798-1857) founder of sociology, is known for his Positive Philosophy (1855). his major concerns: The law of dynamics and the law of statics. Harriet Martineau (MORE)