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Running and Philosophy : A Marathon for the Mind, Paperback / softback Book

Running and Philosophy : A Marathon for the Mind Paperback / softback

Edited by Michael W. Austin

Description

A unique anthology of essays exploring the philosophical wisdom runners contemplate when out for a run.

It features writings from some of America's leading philosophers, including Martha Nussbaum, Charles Taliaferro, and J.P.

Moreland.* A first-of-its-kind collection of essays exploring those gems of philosophical wisdom runners contemplate when out for a run* Topics considered include running and the philosophy of friendship; the freedom of the long distance runner; running as aesthetic experience, and "Could a Zombie Run a Marathon?"* Contributing essayists include philosophers with athletic experience at the collegiate level, philosophers whose pasttime is running, and one philosopher who began running to test the ideas in his essay

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Philosophy
  • ISBN: 9781405167970

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