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Rand

(rand),
Gertrude, U.S. visual psychologist, 1886-1970. See: Hardy-Rand-Ritter test.

Rand

(rand),
M.J., 20th-century pharmacologist. See: Burn and Rand theory.
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26) Justin McBrayer and Peter Markie's Introducing Ethics contains a selection by Ayn Rand, "The Virtue of Selfishness," followed (of course) by Rachels's critique of it.
24) Smith cites Ayn Rand, "Philosophy and Sense of Life," in Ayn Rand, The Romantic Manifesto (New York: Penguin, 1975), p.
Individually, Ayn Rand and the World She Made and Goddess of the Market help elucidate an underanalyzed cultural figure.
Founded in 1985, the Ayn Rand Institute promotes the philosophy of Ayn Rand, author of "Atlas Shrugged" and "The Fountainhead.
on "Ayn Rand's Literary Technique and The Fountainhead" -- A special profile of Ayn Rand at noon discussing the influence and importance of The Fountainhead, to be broadcast live by C-SPAN to 85 million households nationally.
The Russian-born writer Ayn Rand (1925-1982) lives, at least in a sense she probably would have relished: through her ideas.
28, 1998--A library of nearly 5,000 Ayn Rand handwritten pages including personal letters, manuscripts and drafts of articles and novels highlights Butterfield & Butterfield's Wednesday November 18 book and manuscript auction to be simulcast between Los Angeles, San Francisco and the Butterfield, Butterfield & Dunning gallery in Elgin, IL.
Only four other authors -- all from the post-World War II era -- were ranked among the first 10: Ayn Rand, George Orwell, J.
Bob Hager, a Woodland Hills resident who joined the Ayn Rand Institute's pro-Kazan picket line, said he believes Kazan did the right thing.
John Badham will direct ``Sorrow Floats,'' and Christopher Menaul directs ``The Passion of Ayn Rand,'' starring Helen Mirren, both for the Showtime Network.
For instance, he remains a deep admirer of Ayn Rand, who was very anti-religion, and yet is also very committed to the importance of religion in public life.