Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged

Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged
Author : Edward W. Younkins
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 432
Release : 2016-04-15
ISBN 10 : 9781317176565
ISBN 13 : 1317176561
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

Since its publication in 1957 Atlas Shrugged, the philosophical and artistic climax of Ayn Rand's novels, has never been out of print and has received enormous critical attention becoming one of the most influential books ever published, impacting on a variety of disciplines including philosophy, literature, economics, business, and political science among others. More than a great novel, Atlas Shrugged is an abstract conceptual, and symbolic work that expounds a radical philosophy, presenting a view of man and man's relationship to existence and manifesting the essentials of an entire philosophical system - metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics. Celebrating the fiftieth year of Atlas Shrugged's publication, this companion is an exploration of this monumental work of literature. Contributions have been specially commissioned from a diversity of eminent scholars who admire and have been influenced by the book, the included essays analyzing the novel's integrating elements of theme, plot and characterization from many perspectives and from various levels of meaning.

Exploring Atlas Shrugged

Exploring Atlas Shrugged
Author : Edward W. Younkins
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages : 190
Release : 2021-07-13
ISBN 10 : 9781793636430
ISBN 13 : 1793636435
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exploring Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

Exploring Atlas Shrugged is a study and celebration of Ayn Rand’s monumental work of philosophy and literature. Younkins appreciates the significance of Atlas Shrugged in a wide range of disciplines including philosophy, literature, economics, and political science.

CliffsNotes on Rand s Atlas Shrugged

CliffsNotes on Rand s Atlas Shrugged
Author : Andrew Bernstein
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2011-05-18
ISBN 10 : 9780544179752
ISBN 13 : 0544179757
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CliffsNotes on Rand s Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. CliffsNotes on Atlas Shrugged is your guide to author Ayn Rand's masterpiece, an impassioned defense of the freedom of man's mind. She shows that without the independent mind, our society would collapse into primitive savagery. Delve into the post-World War II historical context of Atlas Shrugged and the modern implications of its conclusions. Other features that help you study include Character analyses of major players A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays A review section that tests your knowledge A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sites Classic literature or modern-day treasure—you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Essays on Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged

Essays on Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged
Author : Robert Mayhew
Publisher : Lexington Books
Total Pages : 516
Release : 2009
ISBN 10 : 9780739127803
ISBN 13 : 0739127802
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essays on Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

This is the first scholarly study of Atlas Shrugged, covering in detail the historical, literary, and philosophical aspects of Ayn Rand's magnum opus. Topics explored in depth include the history behind the novel's creation, publication, and reception; its nature as a romantic novel; and its presentation of a radical new philosophy.

Atlas Shrugged and Jesus Wept

Atlas Shrugged and Jesus Wept
Author : Don Milne
Publisher : Lulu.com
Total Pages :
Release :
ISBN 10 : 9781105646515
ISBN 13 : 1105646513
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Atlas Shrugged and Jesus Wept Book Description:

A Study Guide for Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged

A Study Guide for Ayn Rand s  Atlas Shrugged
Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
Total Pages : 39
Release : 2016-07-14
ISBN 10 : 9781410340559
ISBN 13 : 1410340554
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Study Guide for Ayn Rand s Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

Essays on Ayn Rand s We the Living

Essays on Ayn Rand s We the Living
Author : Robert Mayhew
Publisher : Lexington Books
Total Pages : 420
Release : 2012
ISBN 10 : 9780739149706
ISBN 13 : 0739149709
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essays on Ayn Rand s We the Living Book Description:

This is the second edition of the study of Ayn Rand's first novel, We the Living, which is set in Soviet Russia, and was written in 1936, ten years after she left the U.S.S.R. Topics explored include: the fascinating history behind the novel's creation; its autobiographical nature; its reception during America's “Red Decade”; its connection to Victor Hugo (Rand's favorite novelist); and, the philosophy of freedom and the sanctity of life which it portrays and defends.

Atlas Shrugged

Atlas Shrugged
Author : Mimi Reisel Gladstein
Publisher : Twayne Publishers
Total Pages : 136
Release : 2000
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105028479439
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Atlas Shrugged Book Description:

Author and Rand scholar, Mimi Gladstein, brings the novel sharply into focus in this "Twayne Masterworks" volume. She explores Rand's personal history and the development of her unique philosophy, and takes a look at the critical reception of "Atlas Shrugged" and the overall importance of the work. The second half of the study contains an in-depth summary of the plot and a breakdown of how it fits into several different genres (science fiction, mystery story, Arthurian romance), a detailed reading of every character, and a survey of many of Rand's major and minor themes in the book.

My American Harp

My American Harp
Author : Surazeus Astarius
Publisher : Lulu.com
Total Pages : 670
Release : 2017-06-29
ISBN 10 : 9781365807145
ISBN 13 : 1365807142
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

My American Harp Book Description:

"My American Harp" presents 1,169 poems written 2010-2014 by Surazeus that explore what it means to be an American in the modern world of an interconnected global civilization.

Perspectives on Ayn Rand s Contributions to Economic and Business Thought

Perspectives on Ayn Rand s Contributions to Economic and Business Thought
Author : Ed Younkins
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Total Pages : 386
Release : 2018-10-15
ISBN 10 : 9781498546102
ISBN 13 : 1498546102
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perspectives on Ayn Rand s Contributions to Economic and Business Thought Book Description:

Ayn Rand wrote and lectured on economic concepts and topics. This volume addresses the economic and business aspects of her writings. The authors of this anthology are from a variety of fields and all of them are enthusiastic supporters of her ideas.