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    DescriptionMost of the serious thinking I have done over the past twenty years has been done while running, says philosophy professor Mark Rowlands, who has run for most of his life. And for him, running and philosophizing, are inextricably connected. In Running with the Pack, he reveals the most significant runs of his life from the entire day he spent running as a boy in Wales, to the runs along French beaches and up Irish mountains with his beloved wolf, Brenin, and through Florida swamps with his husky-mix, Nina. Intertwined with this honest, passionate and witty memoir are the fascinating meditations that those runs triggered, from mortality, midlife, and the meaning of life. A highly original and moving book that will make the philosophically inclined want to run, and those who love running become intoxicated by the beauty of philosophy.


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    Title
    Running with the Pack
    Subtitle
    Thoughts from the Road on Meaning and Mortality
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mark Rowlands
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 163 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 58 mm
    Weight: 390 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781605984773
    ISBN 10: 1605984779
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: WZ
    BIC E4L: SPO
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 760
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T15.6
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: WSK
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: HP
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14460
    Ingram Subject Code: PH
    Libri: I-PH
    B&T Approval Code: A10010000
    DC22: 100
    LC subject heading:
    Abridged Dewey: 128
    BISAC V2.8: SPO035000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A09203000
    BISAC V2.8: PHI015000
    DC23: 796.425
    LC classification: BD431 .R63 2013B
    Publisher
    PEGASUS BOOKS
    Imprint name
    PEGASUS BOOKS
    Publication date
    30 June 2014
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    This year's most original and instructive work of popular philosophy.Rowlands is a rare contemporary philosopher who is able to learn from everything he experiences in life.