| sociologist|| Emil Walter|
| December 13, 1897
Winterthur (1897-12-13) |
March 10, 1984, Zurich, Switzerland
Emil J. Walter Wikipedia
Emil Jakob Walter (December 13, 1897 – March 10, 1984) was a Swiss sociologist.
Walter was professor at the Handelshochschule St. Gallen. As a positivist, Walter tried to apply the methods of natural science to sociological and psychological issues. Walter also wrote for scientific (Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich and Synthese) as well as social democratic periodicals (Rote Revue).