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By Edward W. Younkins

Since its e-book in 1957 Atlas Shrugged, the philosophical and creative climax of Ayn Rand's novels, hasn't ever been out of print and has got huge, immense severe awareness changing into some of the most influential books ever released, impacting on numerous disciplines together with philosophy, literature, economics, enterprise, and political technology between others.

More than a superb novel, Atlas Shrugged is an summary conceptual, and symbolic paintings that expounds an intensive philosophy, proposing a view of guy and man's courting to life and manifesting the necessities of a complete philosophical procedure – metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics.

Celebrating the 50th yr of Atlas Shrugged's e-book, this better half is an exploration of this huge paintings of literature. Contributions were especially commissioned from a range of eminent students who respect and feature been stimulated via the ebook, the incorporated essays studying the novel's integrating components of subject, plot and characterization from many views and from quite a few degrees of meaning.

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