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By Mike W. Martin

Albert Schweitzer, thinker, medical professional, Nobel Peace Laureate, theologian, and musician, constructed a character-oriented ethics enthusiastic about self-realization, nature-centered spirituality, and ethical idealism which expected the present renaissance of advantage ethics. Schweitzer's concept 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 space among valuing existence in its team spirit and valuing person organisms.

In this e-book Mike W. Martin translates Schweitzer's 'reverence for all times' as an umbrella advantage, drawing jointly all of the extra particular virtues, specifically: authenticity, love, compassion, gratitude, justice and peace loving, every one of which Martin discusses in somebody bankruptcy. Martin's remedy of his topic is sympathetic but serious and for the 1st time truly areas Schweitzer's environmental ethics in the wider framework of his moral theory.

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