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Ayn Rand's Atlas shrugged : a philosophical and literary companion

Author: Edward W Younkins
Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007.
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"Atlas Shrugged" presents a view of man and man's relationship to existence and manifesting the essentials of an entire philosophical system - metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics. This  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ayn Rand's Atlas shrugged.
Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007
Online version:
Ayn Rand's Atlas shrugged.
Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007
Named Person: Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward W Younkins
ISBN: 0754655334 9780754655336 0754655490 9780754655497 9780754686989 0754686981
OCLC Number: 69792104
Description: xviii, 414 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. An overview. Atlas shrugged : Ayn Rands philosophical and literary masterpiece / Edward W. Younkins. Atlas shrugged : Manifesto for a new radicalism / Chris Matthew Sciabarra --
The Aristotelian significance of the section titles of Atlas shrugged / Douglas B. Rasmussen --
Various levels of meaning in the chapter titles of Atlas shrugged / Fred Seddon --
Some structural aspects of Atlas shrugged / Lester H. Hunt --
Table of contents for Ayn Rands Atlas shrugged / Hans Gregory Schantz --
pt. 2. Philosophy. Atlas shruggeds' moral principle of the sanction of the victim / Tibor R. Machan --
Forced to rule : Atlas shrugged as a response to Plato's Republic / Roderick T. Long --
The role and essence of John Galt's speech in Ayn Rands Atlas shrugged / G. Stolyarov II --
pt. 3. Literary aspects. Ayn Rands cinematic eye / Mimi Reisel Gladstein --
Atlas shrugged as a science fiction novel / Jeff Riggenbach --
Ayn Rands recasting of ancient myths in Atlas shrugged / Kirsti Minsaas --
pt. 4. Aesthetics. Atlas and art / Ronald F. Lipp --
My music : Why its romantic, and why I write it that way / Roger E. Bissell --
Fuel for the soul / Russell Madden --
pt. 5. Political economy. The economics of Atlas shrugged / Peter J. Boettke --
Atlas', Ayn and anarchy : A is A is A / Larry J. Sechrest --
The businessman and Ayn Rand : Galt's gulch in real time / Spencer Heath MacCallum --
Ayn Rands "Atlantis" as a free market economy / Sam Bostaph --
Atlas shrugged and public choice : The obvious parallels / Bryan Caplan --
Francisco dAnconia on money : A socio-economic analysis / Steven Horwitz --
Human productivity in Atlas shrugged / Jack Criss --
pt. 6. Human relationships. Dagny and me / Karen Michalson --
Atlas shrugged : The dream of every woman / Joy Bushnell --
Friendship in Atlas shrugged / Peter Saint-Andre --
Romantic love in Atlas shrugged / Jennifer L. Iannolo --
Beyond the "stillborn aspiration" : Virtuous sexuality in Atlas shrugged / Susan Love Brown --
pt. 7. Characterization. The price of passivity : Hank Rearden's mind-body dichotomy / Virginia Murr --
Hugh Akston, the role of teaching, and the lessons of Atlas shrugged / Ken Schoolland and Stuart K. Hayashi --
When the train left the station, with two lights on behind : The Eddie Willers story / Robert Campbell --
In the beginning was the thought : The story of the wet nurse / Jomana Krupinski --
The destruction from the Nihilism train : The Cherryl Brooks story / Jennifer J. Rhodes --
pt. 8. History. Atlas and "the Bible" : Rands debt to Isabel Paterson / Stephen Cox --
A note on Rands Americanism / Douglas J. Den Uyl --
The non fictional Robert Stadlers : Traitors to liberty / Walter Block --
Atlas shrugging throughout history and modern life / Stuart K. Hayashi.
Other Titles: Atlas shrugged
Responsibility: edited by Edward W. Younkins.
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