The life and career of archbishop Richard Whately: Ireland, religion and reform

Section I. The Oxford Don. The `White Bear' -- Natural theology, political economy and the formation of a social theory -- Section II. The churchman. Church reform -- Reforming clerical education -- Relations with the clergy and laity -- Sectarianism and politics in Ireland -- Section III. Th...

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Main Author: Boylan, Ciara 1980-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Dublin, Ireland Portland, OR Four Courts Press [2018]
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Whately, Richard 1787-1863
Further subjects:B Whately, Richard 1787-1863
B Bishops Ireland Dublin Biography
B Catholic Church Relations Church of Ireland
B Church of Ireland Relations Catholic Church
B Bishops Biography Ireland Dublin
B Biography
B Church of Ireland Biography Bishops
B Church of Ireland Bishops Biography
B Church of Ireland History 19th century
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Summary:Section I. The Oxford Don. The `White Bear' -- Natural theology, political economy and the formation of a social theory -- Section II. The churchman. Church reform -- Reforming clerical education -- Relations with the clergy and laity -- Sectarianism and politics in Ireland -- Section III. The educator. Whately as commissioner of education -- Sectarian politics and the fate of non-denominational education -- Whately's resignation from the board of national education -- Section IV. The secular missionary. `The father of economic science in Ireland' -- The Dublin Statistical Society and Irish political economy -- Political economy and the Irish labouring class -- Section V. The chairman -- Whately's views on poverty -- The Whately Commission
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-209) and index
ISBN:1846826403