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Ayn Rand and Egoism

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Department
Philosophy
Course
PHILOS 2YY3
Professor
V Igneski
Semester
Winter

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Ethical EgoismAyn Rand InterviewObjectivism Meaning a philosophy based on supposed objective reality Reason perceives this world and wants to put forward a morality supposedly based on reason instead of faith Her morality is supposedly based on mans life as a good and reason being the instrument then he must live by independent judgement of his own mind and therefore he must live only in purpose of his own rational happiness and selfinterest without infringing another mans right to do the same thing Supposedly Wants to challenge moral code of altruism that man must live for others which is supposedly the current day morality because supposedly the all of a mans life is lived for othersApparently man is a sacrificial animal She thinks man is entitled to his own happiness and must achieve it by himself Supposedly
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