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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelevance of Albert Schweitzer
    Statementedited by David C. Miller and James Pouilliard.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsMiller, David C., 1917-, Pouilliard, James., International Albert Schweitzer Colloquium (1990 : United Nations)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2430.S374 R45 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p. :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6794422M
    ISBN 100761818340
    LC Control Number00062893
    OCLC/WorldCa44868967

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Relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the dawn of the 21st century. Lanham: University Press of America, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer: Material Type: Biography, Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

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The Relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the Dawn of the 21st Century. Lanham, MD: University Press of America. Joseph Franklin Montague. The Why of Albert Schweitzer: An Appraisal in Depth of the Career of An Extraordinary Man of Medicine.

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Miller co-edited the book The relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the dawn of the 21st century with James Pouilliard, a work originally published by the University Press of America in that collected papers that had been presented in August at the United Nations as part of the International Albert Schweitzer Colloquium.

Albert Schweitzer has books on Goodreads with ratings. Albert Schweitzer’s most popular book is Ehrfurcht vor den Tieren. The long life and spiritual legacy of Albert Schweitzer was the inspiration for the creation of the International Albert Schweitzer Colloquium at the United Nations.

It was by no means just a fond tribute to a man of the past, great as he was as a humanitarian, physician, philosopher, theologian, musician and author. Published to commemorate Albert Schweitzer's only visit to the United States 60 years ago, this anniversary edition of his autobiography gives 21st-century readers a unique and authoritative.

Albert Schweitzer OM (German: [ˈalbɛʁt ˈʃvaɪ̯t͡sɐ] (); 14 January – 4 September ) was an Alsatian was a theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician. A Lutheran, Schweitzer challenged both the secular view of Jesus as depicted by the historical-critical method current at this time, as well as the traditional Christian view.

The Relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century. Lanham, MD: University Press of America. Especially relevant to science, technology, and ethics, with chapters on nuclear arms reduction, medicine, human rights, and the environment. Schweitzer, Albert. The Philosophy of Civilization, trans.

Campion. This book explores the deeper meanings and implications of Schweitzer's ethical and theological thought in the context of his life and work as a jungle doctor, philosopher, and musician. It provides a careful study of Schweitzer's deceptively simple ethic of Reverence for Life, debating such questions as: Did Albert Schweitzer believe in God.

Published to commemorate Albert Schweitzer’s only visit to the United States 60 years ago, this anniversary edition of his autobiography gives 21st-century readers a unique and authoritative account of the man John F. Kennedy called "one of the transcendent moral influences of our century." Schweitzer is celebrated around the world as a European pioneer of medical service in Africa, a groundbreaking.

The book `Essential Writings' is a compilation of Dr. Schweitzer's most critical and illuminating thoughts concerning not only his passionate methods but how he arrived at the pioneering conclusions which made him such a well respected scholar and beloved s: The Relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the Dawn of the 21st Century Books by David C.

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Gandhi said, “When the people lead, the leaders will follow.” Google Books. The phrase Reverence for Life is a translation of the German phrase: "Ehrfurcht vor dem Leben."These words came to Albert Schweitzer on a boat trip on the Ogooué River in French Equatorial Africa (now Gabon), while searching for a universal concept of ethics for our time.

Schweitzer made the phrase the basic tenet of an ethical philosophy, which he developed and put into practice. Language: English. Brand new Book. Published to commemorate Albert Schweitzer's only visit to the United States 60 years ago, this anniversary edition of his autobiography gives 21st-century readers a unique and authoritative account of the man John F.

Kennedy called "one of the transcendent moral influences of our century.". Albert Schweitzer (–) was born Janu at Kaysersberg in Upper Alsace, Germany, the son of a Lutheran pastor. Inhe began his studies at the University of Strassburg, taking classes in New Testament with the well.

Albert Schweitzer. Published to commemorate Albert Schweitzer's only visit to the United States 60 years ago, this anniversary edition of his autobiography gives 21st-century readers a unique and. Albert Schweitzer on Jesus’ Eschatology.

The historical interpretation of Jesus began to change decisively toward the beginning of the twentieth century, with a new emphasis on the importance of interpreting Jesus within the Jewish eschatological milieu of his day.7 Albert Schweitzer is central here.

(4) To battle "authoritarian truth," Schweitzer asserts that there needs to be a "rekindling of the fire of thought." (Postman also argued for a return of reason in his last book Building a Bridge to the Eighteenth Century.) According to Schweitzer, one does not have to .The hundredth anniversary of Albert Schweitzer’s birth has been marked by observances commemorating his contributions to medicine, music, theology and world peace.

Perhaps the most notable of these celebrations were the blue-ribbon conference hosted by UNESCO in Paris and the Atlanta Symposium of the Albert Schweitzer Centenary.