Summaries of the Works of J.-M. Kuczynski

  • by J.-M. Kuczynski
  • Narrated by J.-M. Kuczynski
  • 1 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Kuczynski's works are difficult and are likely scare off listeners who are not already familiar with their contents. For this reason, the following summaries of Kuczynski's works are likely to introduce many people to this scholar's work and, thereby, to introduce them to the many powerful intellectual traditions of which Kuczynski is either exponent or critic.

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the work of an actual genius

What made the experience of listening to Summaries of the Works of J.-M. Kuczynski the most enjoyable?

it was so compact and brisk


What other book might you compare Summaries of the Works of J.-M. Kuczynski to and why?

freud's three essays on sexuality, it was like a series of dissertation abstracts. incredibly economically written. like quine's 'quiddities' but way better


Have you listened to any of J.-M. Kuczynski’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

i have heard and read his books, but not hear him narrate. he was good, if sometimes a bit domineering in his tone.


Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

i like the summaries of his really big books


Any additional comments?

k's summaries are better than most writers books

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- Norman

an incredible resource about an incredible thinker

Where does Summaries of the Works of J.-M. Kuczynski rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

top 30


What did you like best about this story?

it was like 100 little audio books rolled up into one, plus it's a great guide to an incredible body of work, also necessary, since kuczynski's books are hard and i need the help that these summaries provide


Have you listened to any of J.-M. Kuczynski’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

this was workmanlike. not his best. not his worst. but not his best.


What’s the most interesting tidbit you’ve picked up from this book?

that emergence is a knowledge-related notion.


Any additional comments?

it's a useful book for philosophers, not for laymen

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- Michael

Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-14-2016
  • Publisher: J.-M. Kuczynski