By Edward W. Younkins
Since its ebook in 1957 Atlas Shrugged, the philosophical and creative climax of Ayn Rand's novels, hasn't ever been out of print and has acquired huge, immense severe recognition changing into some of the most influential books ever released, impacting on quite a few disciplines together with philosophy, literature, economics, company, and political technological know-how between others.
More than a good novel, Atlas Shrugged is an summary conceptual, and symbolic paintings that expounds a thorough philosophy, proposing a view of guy and man's dating to lifestyles and manifesting the necessities of a complete philosophical process – metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics.
Celebrating the 50th yr of Atlas Shrugged's ebook, this better half is an exploration of this enormous paintings of literature. Contributions were particularly commissioned from a range of eminent students who respect and feature been inspired through the booklet, the integrated essays interpreting the novel's integrating components of subject matter, plot and characterization from many views and from quite a few degrees of meaning.
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