Running and Philosophy : A Marathon for the Mind Paperback / softback
Edited by Michael W. Austin
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
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 14/09/2007
- Category: Philosophy
- ISBN: 9781405167970