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Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone: A Philosophical Tour de Force
419 pages6-7 hours
About the book
Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain,Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone explores in afun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, andexistential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled byhuman energy.
Incorporates or reflects the views of high-profile and notablepast-professional cyclists and insiders such as LennardZinn, Scott Tinley, and Lance Armstrong
Features contributions from the areas of cultural studies,kinesiology, literature, and political science as well as fromphilosophers
Includes enlightening essays on the varieties of the cyclingexperience, ranging from the ethical issues of success, women andcycling, environmental issues of commuting and the transformativepotential of cycling for personal growth
Shows how bicycling and philosophy create the perfecttandem
Includes a foreword by Lennard Zinn, author and owner of ZinnCycles Inc.