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The Resource How bad writing destroyed the world : Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis, Adam Weiner

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

Label
How bad writing destroyed the world : Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis
Title
How bad writing destroyed the world
Title remainder
Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis
Statement of responsibility
Adam Weiner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Literary history meets economic policy in this entertaining polemic on the ethical and potentially destructive power of terrible literature. --Publisher
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiner, Adam
Dewey number
891.73/309
Index
index present
LC call number
PG3096.R38
LC item number
W45 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chernyshevsky, Nikolay Gavrilovich
  • Chernyshevsky, Nikolay Gavrilovich
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Rand, Ayn
  • Russian fiction
  • Russian literature
  • Russian literature
  • Russian literature
  • Rationalism in literature
  • Egoism in literature
  • Economics and literature
  • Chernyshevsky, Nikolay Gavrilovich
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Rand, Ayn
  • Černyševskij, Nikolaj G
  • Dostoevskij, Fëdor Michajlovič
  • Rand, Ayn
  • Economics and literature
  • Egoism in literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Rationalism in literature
  • Russian fiction
  • United States
  • Finanzkrise
  • Objektivismus
  • Rezeption
  • Ursache
Label
How bad writing destroyed the world : Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis, Adam Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
921033684
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781501313110
Lccn
2016012074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921033684
Label
How bad writing destroyed the world : Ayn Rand and the literary origins of the financial crisis, Adam Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
921033684
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781501313110
Lccn
2016012074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)921033684

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