The Restoration of Albert Schweitzer's Ethical Vision

The Restoration of Albert Schweitzer's Ethical Vision

by Predrag Cicovacki


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781628923469
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 11/21/2013
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Predrag Cicovacki is Professor of Philosophy at the College of the Holy Cross, MA, USA. He has published over fifty philosophy papers published in English, Serbian, German, Russian, Chinese, and Slovenian and is the author or editor of nine books, including Albert Schweitzer's Ethical Vision: A Sourcebook (with Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2009).

Table of Contents

Prelude: Why Has Schweitzer Been Ignored?
Part I: Our Age of Irreverence
1. The Decay of Culture
2. The Living Book of Nature
Part II: The Ethic of Reverence
3. From Will to Live to Reverence for Life
4. Reverence for Life as a Moral Principle
5. Reverence for Life as an Ethical Vision
Part III: Reverence as a Way of Life
6. Restoring Ethical Personality
7. Restoring Ethical Community
8. Ethical Religion of Love
Epilogue: Restoration of Schweitzer?

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