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Richard Whately

(1787—1863) Church of Ireland archbishop of Dublin and philosopher


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(1787–1863),

professor of political economy at Oxford (1829–31), then archbishop of Dublin. He involved himself in educational reform and published works on philosophy and religion, supporting Broad Church views, but his reputation rested largely on his Logic (1826) and Rhetoric (1828).

Subjects: Arts and Humanities.


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