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White, Andrew Dickson 1832-1918

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Works: 4,325 works in 6,057 publications in 6 languages and 34,734 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Autobiographies  Bibliographies  Controversial literature  Speeches  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Former owner, Signer, Inscriber, Editor, fmi, Recipient
Classifications: BL245, 215
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A history of the warfare of science with theology in Christendom by Andrew Dickson White( )

189 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 5,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1896, this two-volume history of the conflict between theology and science quickly became a landmark text. It was widely recognised, along with John William Draper's History of the Conflict between Religion and Science, as a defining study of the relationship between religion and science. A distinguished educator, scholar and writer, Andrew Dickson White was the first president of Cornell University. White held the view that religion was historically opposed to progress in the field of science. He argued that any interference on the part of religion in science had always proved disastrous, whereas scientific investigation, no matter how seemingly damaging to religion, had always resulted in the highest good. A History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom is the culmination of thirty years of White's research, publication and lectures on the subject. Volume two discusses medicine, insanity, mythology, political economy and comparative philology
Fra Paolo Sarpi by Andrew Dickson White( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven great statesmen in the warfare of humanity with unreason by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

37 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarpi.--Grotius.--Thomasius.--Turgot.--Stein.--Cavour.--Bismarck
Fiat money inflation in France; how it came, what it brought, and how it ended by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

46 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiat money inflation in France by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

31 editions published between 1914 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1876 under title: Paper-money inflation in France
The French revolution and first empire : an historical sketch by William O'Connor Morris( Book )

40 editions published between 1874 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The warfare of science by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

46 editions published between 1876 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Hague conference by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

6 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods of teaching history by G. Stanley Hall( Book )

31 editions published between 1883 and 1902 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European schools of history and politics by Andrew Dickson White( )

10 editions published between 1887 and 1968 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the warfare of science with theology in Christendom by Andrew Dickson White( )

44 editions published between 1893 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This books discusses the history of the relationships between science, theology, and medicine." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
Autobiography of Andrew Dickson White - Volume 2 by Andrew Dickson White( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical essay concerning witchcraft. With observations upon matters of fact; tending to clear the texts of the sacred Scriptures, and confute the vulgar errors about that point. And also two sermons: one in proof of the Christian religion; the other concerning good and evil angels by Francis Hutchinson( )

3 editions published in 1720 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hutchinson, an Anglican cleric, was vocal advocate for the "miserable creatures [who] have been hang'd or burnt as witches and wizzards" during the witch persecutions and gathered together all the accounts of English witch trials that he could find. He then set them out systematically so that an accurate overview could be obtained, and analysed them in a way that revealed their absurdity and hypocrisy, thus stripping them of any vestige of legitimacy. By his own account Hutchinson's work would probably have lain unpublished ("slept in obscurity") had it not been for the publication of Boulton's "A Compleat History of Magick, Sorcery and Witchcraft" (1715-1716), a work which Hutchinson felt might "very likely ... do some mischief" by renewing the fervour for witch-persecution. Hutchinson's well reasoned refutation was published as the "Historical Essay on Witchcraft" and, despite a counter rebuttal by Boulton in 1722, effectively brought a permanent close to the debate on witchcraft in Britain. He opposed torture and acceptance of the phenomena, and was a critic of Cotton Mather's arguments on the subject. He also opposed Jean Bodin, an advocate of the realities of witchcraft, who was prepared to use torture to prove it."--Description from Second Life Books, Inc., bookseller
Slavery : its origin, nature, and history, considered in the light of Bible teachings, moral justice, and political wisdom ... by Thornton Stringfellow( )

3 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diplomatic service of the United States, with some hints toward its reform by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

7 editions published between 1905 and 1907 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected chapters from the Autobiography of Andrew D. White by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

6 editions published between 1939 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A constitutional view of the late war between the states : its causes, character, conduct and results ; presented in a series of colloquies at Liberty Hall by Alexander H Stephens( )

in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents Alexander H. Stephens, Vice President of the Confederacy, views on the constitutional reasons for the Civil War
Immediate abolition of slavery by act of Congress. Speech of B. Gratz Brown, of Missouri, delivered in the U.S. Senate, March 8, 1864 by B. Gratz Brown( )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European schools of history and politics by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

12 editions published between 1887 and 2017 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address on agricultural education : delivered before the N.Y. State Agricultural Society, at Albany, February 10, 1869 by Andrew Dickson White( Book )

6 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A history of the warfare of science with theology in Christendom
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Fiat money inflation in France; how it came, what it brought, and how it endedFiat money inflation in FranceThe French revolution and first empire : an historical sketchThe warfare of scienceA history of the warfare of science with theology in Christendom
Alternative Names
Andrew Dickson White Amerikaans diplomaat

Andrew Dickson White amerikansk historikar og diplomat

Andrew Dickson White amerikansk historiker och diplomat

Andrew Dickson White amerikansk historiker og diplomat

Andrew Dickson White diplomatico statunitense

Andrew Dickson White personnalité politique américaine

Andrew Dickson White político estadounidense

Andrew Dickson White US-amerikanesche Politiker

Andrew Dickson White US-amerikanischer Diplomat, Schriftsteller and Pädagoge

Andrew Dickson White yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Dickson White Andrew 1832-1918

White A.D.

White, A.D. 1832-1918

White, And . D 1832-1918

White, Andrew D.

White, Andrew D. 1832-1918

White, Andrew Dickson

White, Andrew Dixon 1832-1918

Уайт, Э. Д.

Уайт, Эндрю Диксон

Эндру Дыксан Уайт

أندرو ديكسون وايت

أندرو ديكسون وايت، 1832-1918

أندرو ديكسون وايت سياسي أمريكي

اندرو دیکسون وایت دیپلمات آمریکایی

화이트, 앤드류 D. 1832-1918

화이트 앤드류 딕슨 1832-1918

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