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How bad writing destroyed the world : Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis / Adam Weiner.

Author:
Weiner, Adam [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
250 pages ; 20 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-244) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: on the dubious virtue of selfishness -- Radicalizing Dostoevsky -- "The most atrocious work of Russian literature" -- Dostoevsky reborn -- Rigor "mortus" or waiting for Rakhmetov -- Fire in the minds of men -- Rakhmetov lives! -- The vengeance of the muse -- In the graveyard of bad ideas.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9781501313110 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • 1501313118 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
  • (electronic publication)
  • (ePub)
LCCN:
2016012074
OCLC:
921033684
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