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Published: 03 March 2020

256 Pages | 25 illustrations

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198835400

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The Meaning of Travel

Philosophers Abroad

Emily Thomas

  • The first ever book on the philosophy of travel, scouting the borders between travelling and thinking
  • It asks why people travel, what should motivate scientific research, and where God might be
  • Thomas looks at the philosophical value of travel and if it is worthwhile to grasp at alien and difficult things, to puzzle at them, and try to expand our worldviews in the process