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

the ultimate adventure in thought

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

it consisted of around 60 pithy and compact little adventures in philosophy


What was the most compelling aspect of this narrative?

well nuanced, intelligent voice


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

n/a


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

that emergence is a characteristic of knowledge, not of object


Any additional comments?

beyond good

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- Loius

Book Details

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