Andrew Dickson White

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United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918)

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New York, NY: Andrew Dickson White Museum of Art, Cornell University, 1972.
In his seminal 1896 work A History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom, Andrew Dickson White, the former president of Cornell University, famously cast the past as a long struggle between scientific truths and religious dogmas.
In 1962 he took up a permanent professorship at Cornell University, as Andrew Dickson White Professor of Architecture.
As a personal document, his Autobiography of Andrew Dickson White (2 v.
Murphy joins the chorus of thinkers who wish to move beyond the stereotype stemming from Andrew Dickson White that "warfare" exists between science and religion.