Ayn Rand's Objectivism and The Virtue of Selfishness

Ayn Rand's Objectivism and The Virtue of Selfishness

Not being an aficionado of Ms. Rand's ethics and metaphysics, I would encourage those more knowledgeable with her work to post suggested readings and discussion topics. Here is a link from what appears to be a relatively "objective" treatment of Objectivism from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy:

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ayn-rand/ 

 

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  • Pat

    Phyllis, please help me understand how you arrived at the conclusion that Randian philosophy is indefensible.

    January 14, 2014

  • Einar S.

    Great discussions! Knowledgeable and well read group with lively exchange of ideas!

    January 13, 2014

  • Phyllis C.

    Discussion good. Rand ethics, indefensible.

    January 13, 2014

  • John T.

    My recollection was that we were going to discuss Objectivist ethics. I would like this to be confirmed though.

    December 30, 2013

  • John B.

    What is the topic for this Jan 13 occasion?

    December 28, 2013

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