Philosophy of Surfing

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    ABC Radio National Podcast about my book, Surfing and the Philosophy of Sport

    Period2 Oct 2021

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    Media contributions

    • TitlePhilosophy of surfing
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media typeRadio
      DescriptionThere are many things about surfing that make it a particular and distinctive sport. The 'playing surface' is wild nature. There's a strong aesthetic component to it. And it manifests the philosophical concept of 'the good life'. Surfer and philosopher Daniel Brennan makes a case for how surfing contributes to human flourishing.
      Producer/AuthorAmanda Smith
      PersonsDaniel Brennan