Ayn Rand, forfatter fra USA, født i dagens St. Petersburg i Russland. Hun skrev filmmanus og egne teaterstykker, men er for all ettertid først og fremst kjent som romanforfatter og for å ha utviklet en filosofien hun kalte «objektivisme». Romanene The Fountainhead (1943) og Atlas Shrugged (1957) har hatt stor innflytelse på politisk tenkning og er blant de mest solgte og mest leste i. Spesielt i USA står Ayn Rands tanker og teorier sterkt, og under en avstemning over de mest innflytelsesrike bøker i 2006, gjort for Random House forlag, toppet Ayn Rand listen med Atlas Shrugged. Boken var fraværende på ekspertenes liste, men som kontrast var fire av Ayn Rands bøker blant de ti beste på lesernes liste
Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand's last novel, is a dramatization of her unique vision of existence and of man's highest potential. Twelve years in the writing, it is her masterwork. Is the pursuit of profit a noble enterprise or the root of all evil . Arresting in its breadth, depth, and style, Atlas Shrugged is a.
In Atlas Shrugged there is yet more unusual romantic relationships between individuals. Having also read a biography about Ayn Rand it is clear that there is a semi autobiographical aspect to those parts of these novels. In summary I am very glad that I had a chance to read and study both Atlas Shrugged and the life and works of Ayn Rand Kjøp 'Atlas shrugged' av Ayn Rand fra Norges raskeste nettbokhandel. Vi har følgende formater tilgjengelige: Heftet, Heftet | 978014118893
Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rand's masterpiece and the culmination of her career as a novelist. With its publication in 1957, the author accomplished everything she wanted to in the realm of fiction; the rest of her career as a writer was devoted to nonfiction. Rand was already a famous, best-selling author by the time she published Atlas Shrugged Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand Audioboo Official Atlas Shrugged movie website. Atlas Shrugged the movie finally makes it to the silver screen. Based on Ayn Rand's epic novel, the Atlas Shrugged trilogy is now available on Blu-ray and DVD Ayn Rand s basic purpose as a novelist was to present not villains or even heroes with errors, but the ideal man the consistent, the fully integrated, the perfect. In Atlas Shrugged, this is John Galt, the towering figure who moves the world and the novel, yet does not appear onstage until Part III
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand (1999-08-01) 4.4 out of 5 stars 8,564. Paperback. $28.26. Only 9 left in stock - order soon. The Fountainhead Ayn Rand. 4.5 out of 5 stars 2,412. Mass Market Paperback. $8.99. Next. Special offers and product promotions Ayn Rand's parting gifts of absurdity. Atlas Shrugged Part 3: Who Is John Galt? Take Our Word For It (May 13, 2016) Show, don't tell. The Nth Doctor (May 20, 2016) The all-new (again), all. In novels like Atlas Shrugged, and her non-fiction like The Virtues of Selfishness, Rand argued for the removal of any religious or political controls that hindered the pursuit of self-interest
Forlagets omtale: Published in 1957, Atlas Shrugged was Ayn Rand's greatest achievement and last work of fiction. In this novel she dramatizes her unique philosophy through an intellectual mystery story that integrates ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, politics, economics, and sex September 2 has a special significance in Ayn Rand's classic novel, Atlas Shrugged, as the date is mentioned throughout the book. It's also the day when Ayn Rand actually started writing the novel, in 1946. So last week on September 2, New Ideal Live joined fans of Rand around the world to celebrate this life-changing book For twelve years, you have been asking: Who is John Galt? This is John Galt speaking. I am the man who loves his life. I am the man who does not sacrifice his love or his values. I am the man who
Irvine, CA — Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged sold more than 500,000 copies in 2009, more than double the previous record set in 2008, reports Penguin USA, publisher of the four American editions. For the first time, combined annual sales of Ayn Rand's four novels totaled more than 1,000,000 copies. The explosion in sales of 'Atlas [ . Cart. 0 Handlekur Ayn Rand and Atlas Shrugged both come with a lot of baggage. Some people love it, others loathe it. Bottom line, this story is epic in scope. I've read the book before, and now my wife and I are listening to it together every chance we get. We discuss the ideas, talk about the characters, and often laugh at the two-dimensional characters