By Mike W. Martin
Albert Schweitzer, thinker, healthcare professional, Nobel Peace Laureate, theologian, and musician, constructed a character-oriented ethics all for self-realization, nature-centered spirituality, and ethical idealism which expected the present renaissance of advantage ethics. Schweitzer's notion of 'reverence for all times' underscores the contribution of ethical beliefs to self-realization, connects ethics to spirituality with out spiritual dogma, and descriptions a pioneering environmental ethics that bridges the space among valuing lifestyles in its harmony and valuing person organisms.
In this booklet Mike W. Martin translates Schweitzer's 'reverence for all times' as an umbrella advantage, drawing jointly all of the 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 in actual fact areas Schweitzer's environmental ethics in the wider framework of his moral theory.
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