Capitalism The Unknown Ideal Author:Ayn Rand, Nathaniel Branden, Alan Greenspan, Robert Hessen ?One of the most revolutionary and powerful works on capitalism?and on politics?that has ever been published? - Professor Leonard Peikoff, Barron?s Magazine — The foundations of capitalism are being battered by a flood of altruism; the laissez-faire system is in danger of complete collapse. This is the view of — AYN RAND and the Objectivists, a vi... more »ew so radically opposed to prevailing attitudes that it constitutes a major philosophic revolution. In a series of essays the Objectivists present their stand on the persecution of big business, the causes of war, the student rebellion, the evils of altruism. Here is a challenging new look at modern society, by one of the most provocative intellectuals on the American scene.
THIS EDITION INCLUDES TWO NEW ARTICLES BY AYN RAND WHICH DID NOT APPEAR IN THE HARDCOVER EDITION: ?The Wreckage of the Consensus,? which presents the Objectivist views on Vietnam and the draft; and ?Requiem for Man,? an answer to the Papal encyclical, Populorum Progressio.« less