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Why businessmen need philosophy : the capitalist's guide to the ideas behind Ayn Rand's Atlas shrugged

Author: Debi Ghate; Richard E Ralston
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. and expanded edView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays by Ayn Rand and other Objectivist intellectuals presents a philosophical defense of capitalism. Essential and practical, the essays reveal the importance of maintaining philosophical principles in the corporate environment at all levels of business from daily operations to executive decisions, and provides the tactical and tactful rational thinking required to defend companies from  Read more...
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Named Person: Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Debi Ghate; Richard E Ralston
ISBN: 9780451232694 0451232690
OCLC Number: 617565200
Description: xii, 316 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / John Allison --
Do businessmen really need philosophy? --
Why is business "Public enemy #1"? --
Doesn't business require compromise? --
A defense for businessmen --
Afterword. Modern management / Ayn Rand.
Responsibility: edited by Debi Ghate and Richard E. Ralston.
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Sheds light on the reasons why philosophy is not an ivory tower of escape but a practical necessity at various levels of business, influencing from day-to-day decisions to the issues of politics and  Read more...

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