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By Edward W. Younkins

on account that 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 bought huge, immense severe recognition turning into essentially the most influential books ever released, impacting on quite a few disciplines together with philosophy, literature, economics, company, and political technology between others. greater than a good novel, Atlas Shrugged is an summary conceptual, and symbolic paintings that expounds an intensive philosophy, proposing a view of guy and man's dating to life and manifesting the necessities of a whole philosophical process - metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics. Celebrating the 50th yr of Atlas Shrugged's ebook, this spouse is an exploration of this huge paintings of literature. Contributions were in particular commissioned from a variety of eminent students who respect and feature been inspired by means of the booklet, the integrated essays interpreting the novel's integrating parts of subject matter, plot and characterization from many views and from numerous degrees of meaning.

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