Essays on Ayn Rand's Anthem

Essays on Ayn Rand's Anthem

by Robert Mayhew
     
 

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The essays in this collection treat historical, literary, and philosophical topics related to Ayn Rand's Anthem, an anti-utopia fantasy set in the future. The first book-length study on Anthem, this collection covers subjects such as free will, political freedom, and the connection between freedom and individual thought and privacy.See more details below

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The essays in this collection treat historical, literary, and philosophical topics related to Ayn Rand's Anthem, an anti-utopia fantasy set in the future. The first book-length study on Anthem, this collection covers subjects such as free will, political freedom, and the connection between freedom and individual thought and privacy.

Editorial Reviews

Allan Gotthelf
This collection sheds powerful light on the origins, literary genius, and striking philosophical depth of Ayn Rand's wonderful little novel. Some of the essays are astonishingly good.
Gary Hull
This book is filled with scholarly nuggets that provide insightful analyses of the history, literary techniques, and philosophic principles in Ayn Rand's futuristic novelette Anthem. It is valuable reading for anyone who desires a deeper understanding of this classic work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739110317
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,431,900
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.04(d)

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