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Ayn Rand, Objectivists, and the history of philosophy

Author: Frederick Seddon
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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N this book, Fred Seddon critically examines the views of Ayn Rand and some of her fellow Objectivists on several of the major figures in the history of philosophy, viz., Plato, Augustine, Hume, Kant and Nietzsche. There is also a chapter dealing with Rand's aesthetics, as well as three appendixes, two on Plato and one detailing the philosophy of Ayn Rand.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Seddon, Frederick.
Ayn Rand, Objectivists, and the history of philosophy.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2003
(OCoLC)606984963
Online version:
Seddon, Frederick.
Ayn Rand, Objectivists, and the history of philosophy.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2003
(OCoLC)608109667
Named Person: Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Seddon
ISBN: 0761823085 9780761823087
OCLC Number: 51969016
Description: x, 193 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Plato --
Augustine --
Hume --
Kant-1 --
Kant-2 --
Nietzsche --
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Responsibility: Fred Seddon.

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N this book, Fred Seddon critically examines the views of Ayn Rand and some of her fellow Objectivists on several of the major figures in the history of philosophy, viz., Plato, Augustine, Hume, Kant and Nietzsche. There is also a chapter dealing with Rand's aesthetics, as well as three appendixes, two on Plato and one detailing the philosophy of Ayn Rand.

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Seddon has a refreshing intellectual honesty that sets himapart frommany Objectivist interpreters. -- Bryan Register, University of Texas at Austin * Utopian Studies * Seddon has a refreshing Read more...

 
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