A Rare Recording of Ayn RandUnknown - 2017
Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982) was a Russian-American novelist, philosopher, and screenwriter. She is best-known for her two influential novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, and for developing a philosophical system she called Objectivism. Rand's first major success as a writer came with The Fountainhead in 1943, a romantic and philosophical novel that eventually became a worldwide success. It was eventually also made into a movie. Atlas Shrugged, published in 1957, was considered Rand's best work. It is a novel of the morality of rational self-interest. In this public lecture, she criticizes altruism and mysticism as incompatible with business.
Publisher: [United States] : Listen & Live Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2017
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: streaming audio file (1 audio file (10 min.)) : digital
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