By Allan Gotthelf, Gregory Salmieri
The first quantity to supply a accomplished scholarly therapy of Rand’s complete corpus (including her novels, her philosophical essays, and her research of the occasions of her times), this Companion presents very important orientation and context for students and informed readers grappling with a debatable and understudied philosopher whose enduring impact on American (and international) tradition is more and more recognized.
- The first booklet to supply an in-depth scholarly therapy ranging over the entire of Rand’s corpus
- Provides trained contextual research for students in numerous disciplines
- Presents unique examine on unpublished fabric and drafts from the Rand data in California
- Features insightful and fair-minded interpretations of Rand’s debatable positions
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Accordingly, she produced revised versions of Anthem (in 1946) and We the Living (in 1959). ) By contrast, in later editions of The Fountainheadd, she “left the text untouched” because “I want it to stand as written” – this despite the fact that she thought there was a minor semantic error in the novel and one misleading statement, both of which she explained in her introduction to the 25th anniversary edition (Fountainheadd x–xi). If The Fountainheadd marks Rand’s maturity as a novelist, it is Atlas Shrugged, d published in 1957, that marks her maturity as a philosopher.
A Companion to Ayn Rand by Allan Gotthelf, Gregory Salmieri