The Virtue Of Selfishness: Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

by Ayn Rand

Penguin Publishing Group | November 1, 1964 | Mass Market Paperbound

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Ayn Rand here sets forth the moral principles of Objectivism, the philosophy that holds human life—the life proper to a rational being—as the standard of moral values and regards altruism as incompatible with man's nature, with the creative requirements of his survival, and with a free society.

More than 1 million copies sold!

Format: Mass Market Paperbound

Dimensions: 176 pages, 6.87 × 4.16 × 0.46 in

Published: November 1, 1964

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0451163931

ISBN - 13: 9780451163936

Found in: Economics, Religion and Spirituality
Appropriate for ages: 18 - 18

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The Virtue Of Selfishness: Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

The Virtue Of Selfishness: Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

by Ayn Rand

Format: Mass Market Paperbound

Dimensions: 176 pages, 6.87 × 4.16 × 0.46 in

Published: November 1, 1964

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0451163931

ISBN - 13: 9780451163936

Table of Contents

The Virtue of Selfishness Introduction
1. The Objectivist Ethics, Ayn Rand (1961)
2. Mental Health versus Mysticism and Self-Sacrifice, Nathaniel Branden (1963)
3. The Ethics of Emergencies, Ayn Rand (1963)
4. The "Conflicts" of Men's Interests, Ayn Rand (1962)
5. Isn't Everyone Selfish?, Nathaniel Branden (1962)
6. The Psychology of Pleasure, Nathaniel Branden (1964)
7. Doesn't Life Require Compromise?, Ayn Rand (1962)
8. How Does One Lead a Rational Life in an Irrational Society?, Ayn Rand (1962)
9. The Cult of Moral Grayness, Ayn Rand (1964)
10. Collectivized Ethics, Ayn Rand (1963)
11. The Monument Builders, Ayn Rand (1962)
12. Man's Rights, Ayn Rand (1963)
13. Collectivized "Rights", Ayn Rand (1963)
14. The Nature of Government, Ayn Rand (1963)
15. Government Financing in a Free Society, Ayn Rand (1964)
16. The Divine Right of Stagnation, Nathaniel Branden (1963)
17. Racism, Ayn Rand (1963)
18. Counterfeit Individualism, Nathaniel Branden (1962)
19. The Argument from Intimidation, Ayn Rand (1964)
Index

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Ayn Rand here sets forth the moral principles of Objectivism, the philosophy that holds human life—the life proper to a rational being—as the standard of moral values and regards altruism as incompatible with man's nature, with the creative requirements of his survival, and with a free society.

More than 1 million copies sold!

About the Author

Every book by Ayn Rand published in her lifetime is still in print, and hundreds of thousands of copies are sold each year, so far totalling more than twenty million. Several new volumes have been published posthumously. Her vision of man and her philosophy for living on earth have changed the lives of thousands of readers and launched a philosophic movement with a growing impact on American culture.


 
 

Appropriate for ages: 18 - 18