Cycling

  • by Jess Ilundin-Agurruza
  • Narrated by JD Cullum
  • 10 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

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.

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Customer Reviews

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Inhanced my love of cycling

Thanks for giving insight on varieties of the cycling experience I might otherwise never have known and thoughts to think about along the way! This book has inspired me to ride my bike across North Carolina.
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- Matthew

Cycling: Philosophy for Everyone

If you could sum up Cycling in three words, what would they be?

Not only for gear heads.


Any additional comments?

This book goes a long way in explaining why we ride bikes and can be so addicted to the activity.

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- John Mettler

Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-31-2010
  • Publisher: Audible Studios