April 5, 2018

New PDF release: Albert Schweitzer in Thought and Action: A Life in Parts

By James Carleton-Paget,Michael J. Thate,Steven J. Kraftchick,R. Barry Matlock,Robert Morgan,Christophe Chalamet,Harald Schützeichel,Predrag Cicovacki,Claus Günzler,Ulrich H. J. Körtner,Xutong Qu,Thomas Suermann,Anthony J. Steinhoff,Werner Zager,Nils Ole Oer

ISBN-10: 0815634641

ISBN-13: 9780815634645

ISBN-10: 081563479X

ISBN-13: 9780815634799

within the Forties and Fifties, Albert Schweitzer was once one of many best-known figures at the international level. Courted by way of monarchs, global statesmen, and distinctive figures from the literary, musical, and clinical fields, Schweitzer was once presented the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952, cementing his position as one of many nice highbrow leaders of his time. Schweitzer is much less renowned now yet still a guy of perennial fascination, and this quantity seeks to carry his achievements throughout numerous areas—philosophy, theology, and medicine—into sharper concentration. hence, foreign students from various disciplines supply a wide-ranging exam of Schweitzer’s existence and suggestion over the process 40 years. Albert Schweitzer in inspiration and motion gives readers a fuller, richer, and extra nuanced photo of this arguable yet huge determine of twentieth-century life—and, in a few degree, of that complicated century itself.

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