Ayn Rand

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United States writer (born in Russia) noted for her polemical novels and political conservativism (1905-1982)


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What strikes the prospective textbook consumer--or ought to--is the notable vacuity of academic discussions of Ayn Rand in the textbooks advertised there.
As it happens, both of us agree with Mozes as to the moral status of the Ayn Rand Institute (ARI).
The reason I got involved in public service, by and large, if I had to credit one thinker, one person, it would be Ayn Rand," Ryan said.
8) Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead (New York: New American Library, 1971 [1943]), and Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged (New York: New American Library, 1985 [1957]).
He provides a survey of popular Nietzscheanism in the works of Jack London, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Ayn Rand, Ian Fleming, James Clavell, Thomas Harris, and others while also cataloging the diversity of its motifs, such as naturalism, hedonism, individualism, natural aristocracy, and crime glorification.
C-SPAN Networks, AT&T Broadband and the Ayn Rand Institute
Hill's six year odyssey to make THE STREETSWEEPER, which he financed through individual investors, began when his arrangement to produce a re-make of the Ayn Rand classic, "The Fountainhead," was shelved after the Warner Bros.
He critiques multiculturalism and counter-poses individualist and libertarian approaches to understanding and combating racism by surveying critiques of racism from such figures as Ayn Rand, Murray Rothbard, Benjamin Tucker, Lysander Spooner, Albert Jay Nock, and Max Stirner, finding them to contain pointers towards a transracial and post-ethnic future.
AT&T Broadband and C-SPAN will explore the literature of Ayn Rand at the Ayn Rand Film Festival and Symposium on Saturday, May 11th and Sunday May 12th at the Harmony Gold Theatre, 7655 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood.
Goddess of the Market: Ayn Rand and the American Right, by Jennifer Burns, Oxford University Press, 369 pages, $27.
Through his accounts he weaves not only the Socratic take on each type of love but also the thoughts of such as Rumi, Ayn Rand and Anais Nin, creating a rich fabric that is bound to cause comment.
ACTRESS, MINISERIES OR A MOVIE: Helen Mirren, ``The Passion of Ayn Rand,'' Showtime.