Running in Place or Running in its Proper Place
Talbot School of Theology
A unique anthology of essays exploring the philosophical wisdom runners contemplate when out for a run. It features writings from some of America’s leading philosophers, including Martha Nussbaum, Charles Taliaferro, and J.P. Moreland.
- A first-of-its-kind collection of essays exploring those gems of philosophical wisdom runners contemplate when out for a run
- Topics considered include running and the philosophy of friendship; the freedom of the long distance runner; running as aesthetic experience, and “Could a Zombie Run a Marathon?”
- Contributing essayists include philosophers with athletic experience at the collegiate level, philosophers whose pasttime is running, and one philosopher who began running to test the ideas in his essay
Running; Philosophy; Runners (Sports);
Running & philosophy : a marathon for the mind
Philosophy of Mind | Sports Sciences
Moreland, James Porter (2007). Running in Place or Running in its Proper Place. Running & philosophy : a marathon for the mind. pp. 151-160. Oxford: Blackwell.