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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 obtained huge, immense severe awareness changing into essentially the most influential books ever released, impacting on quite a few disciplines together with philosophy, literature, economics, enterprise, and political technology between others.

More than a very good novel, Atlas Shrugged is an summary conceptual, and symbolic paintings that expounds an intensive philosophy, providing 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 spouse is an exploration of this enormous paintings of literature. Contributions were particularly commissioned from a range of eminent students who respect and feature been encouraged by means of the publication, the incorporated essays examining the novel's integrating parts of topic, plot and characterization from many views and from quite a few degrees of meaning.

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