By Edward W. Younkins
Since its e-book in 1957 Atlas Shrugged, the philosophical and inventive climax of Ayn Rand's novels, hasn't ever been out of print and has acquired huge, immense serious recognition changing 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.
More than an exceptional novel, Atlas Shrugged is an summary conceptual, and symbolic paintings that expounds a thorough philosophy, featuring a view of guy and man's courting to life and manifesting the necessities of a complete philosophical approach – metaphysics, epistemology, politics and ethics.
Celebrating the 50th 12 months of Atlas Shrugged's book, this better half is an exploration of this enormous paintings of literature. Contributions were especially commissioned from a variety of eminent students who respect and feature been prompted through the ebook, the integrated essays interpreting the novel's integrating components of topic, plot and characterization from many views and from quite a few degrees of meaning.
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Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged: A Philosophical and Literary Companion by Edward W. Younkins