The Resource The philosophy of civilization, by Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion

The philosophy of civilization, by Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion

Label
The philosophy of civilization
Title
The philosophy of civilization
Statement of responsibility
by Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JNA
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1875-1965
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Schweitzer, Albert
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the original German
LC call number
  • CB83
  • CB19
LC item number
  • S313 1950
  • .S423 1950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1965
  • 1875-1965
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  • Schweitzer, Albert
  • Schweitzer, Albert
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  • Civilization
  • Ethics
  • Civilization
  • Ethics
Label
The philosophy of civilization, by Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains the author's The decay and the restoration of civilization and his Civilization and ethics, each originally pub. separately
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. THE DECAY AND RESTORATION OF CIVILIZATION. How philosophy is responsible for the collapse of civilization ; Hindrances to civilization in our economic and spiritual life ; Civilization essentially ethical in character ; The way to the restoration of civilization ; Civilization and world-view -- pt. 2. CIVILIZATION AND ETHICS. The crisis in civilization and its spiritual cause ; The problem of the optimistic world-view ; The ethical problem ; Religious and philosophical world-views ; Civilization and ethics in the Graeco-Roman philosophy ; Optimistic world-view and ethics in the Renaissance and post-Renaissance periods ; Laying the foundation of ethics in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries ; Laying the foundations of civilization in the age of rationalism ; The optimistic-ethical world-view in Kant ; Nature-philosophy and world-view in Spinoza and Leibniz ; J.G. Fichte's optimistic-ethical world-view ; Schiller, Goethe, Schleiermacher ; Hegel's supra-ethical optimistic world-view ; The later utilitarianism, biological and sociological ethics ; Schopenhauer and Nietzsche ; The issue of the Western struggle for a world-view ; The new way ; The foundations of optimism secured from the will-to-live ; The problems of ethics, starting from the history of ethics ; The ethics of self-devotion and the ethics of self-perfecting ; The ethics of reverence for life ; The civilizing power of the ethics of reverence for life
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
3rd reprint of the 1st American ed..
Extent
xvii, 347 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02752658
  • (OCoLC)ocm02752658
Label
The philosophy of civilization, by Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion
Publication
Note
Contains the author's The decay and the restoration of civilization and his Civilization and ethics, each originally pub. separately
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. THE DECAY AND RESTORATION OF CIVILIZATION. How philosophy is responsible for the collapse of civilization ; Hindrances to civilization in our economic and spiritual life ; Civilization essentially ethical in character ; The way to the restoration of civilization ; Civilization and world-view -- pt. 2. CIVILIZATION AND ETHICS. The crisis in civilization and its spiritual cause ; The problem of the optimistic world-view ; The ethical problem ; Religious and philosophical world-views ; Civilization and ethics in the Graeco-Roman philosophy ; Optimistic world-view and ethics in the Renaissance and post-Renaissance periods ; Laying the foundation of ethics in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries ; Laying the foundations of civilization in the age of rationalism ; The optimistic-ethical world-view in Kant ; Nature-philosophy and world-view in Spinoza and Leibniz ; J.G. Fichte's optimistic-ethical world-view ; Schiller, Goethe, Schleiermacher ; Hegel's supra-ethical optimistic world-view ; The later utilitarianism, biological and sociological ethics ; Schopenhauer and Nietzsche ; The issue of the Western struggle for a world-view ; The new way ; The foundations of optimism secured from the will-to-live ; The problems of ethics, starting from the history of ethics ; The ethics of self-devotion and the ethics of self-perfecting ; The ethics of reverence for life ; The civilizing power of the ethics of reverence for life
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
3rd reprint of the 1st American ed..
Extent
xvii, 347 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02752658
  • (OCoLC)ocm02752658

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