Mike W. Martin's Albert Schweitzer's Reverence for Life: Ethical Idealism and PDF

By Mike W. Martin

Albert Schweitzer, thinker, healthcare professional, Nobel Peace Laureate, theologian, and musician, built a character-oriented ethics excited by self-realization, nature-centered spirituality, and ethical idealism which expected the present renaissance of advantage ethics. Schweitzer's proposal of 'reverence for all times' underscores the contribution of ethical beliefs to self-realization, connects ethics to spirituality with out non secular dogma, and descriptions a pioneering environmental ethics that bridges the distance among valuing existence in its harmony and valuing person organisms. during this ebook Mike W. Martin translates Schweitzer's 'reverence for all times' as an umbrella advantage, drawing jointly the entire extra particular virtues, particularly: authenticity, love, compassion, gratitude, justice and peace loving, every one of which Martin discusses in someone bankruptcy. Martin's remedy of his topic is sympathetic but severe and for the 1st time basically areas Schweitzer's environmental ethics in the wider framework of his moral theory.

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