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Schweitzer, Albert (1875–1965)

  1. John Warwick Montgomery

Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606.wbecc1227

The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

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Montgomery, J. W. 2011. Schweitzer, Albert (1875–1965). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2011


A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, Albert Schweitzer is regarded as one of the great humanitarians of modern times. He made his mark in three very different fields: theology, music, and eleemosynary medicine.


  • Schweitzer, Albert (1875–1965);
  • recipient of the nobel peace prize;
  • the quest of the historical Jesus;
  • the psychiatric study of Jesus