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ERIC Number: EJ842299
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-May
Pages: 20
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 28
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0994
Reading "The Fountainhead": The Missing Self in Ayn Rand's Ethical Individualism
Fand, Roxanne J.
College English, v71 n5 p486-505 May 2009
Ayn Rand's novel "The Fountainhead" can be a useful text in an undergraduate English class, helping students think through issues of individualism. Rand's own concept of the self, however, ignores its social dimensions. (Contains 7 notes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Hawaii