Wiley-Blackwell (2010)

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Fritz Allhoff, J.D., Ph.D.
Western Michigan University
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Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain, _Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone_ explores in a fun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, and existential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled by human energy. Incorporates or reflects the views of high-profile and notable past-professional cyclists and insiders such as Lennard Zinn, Scott Tinley, and Lance Armstrong Features contributions from the areas of cultural studies, kinesiology, literature, and political science as well as from philosophers Includes enlightening essays on the varieties of the cycling experience, ranging from the ethical issues of success, women and cycling, environmental issues of commuting and the transformative potential of cycling for personal growth Shows how bicycling and philosophy create the perfect tandem Includes a foreword by Lennard Zinn, author and owner of Zinn Cycles Inc
Keywords Cycling  Philosophy
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Reprint years 2011
Call number GV1043.7.C9 2010
ISBN(s) 9781444341362   9781444330274   9781444330274   1444330276     9781444324686
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