Comparisons on the Ideal Man with Special Reference to Ayn Rand
The paper presents a comparative study of the concept of an ideal man as in different philosophies with special reference to the concept of ideal man by Russian-American philosopher Ayn Rand as portrayed in her novels. The paper aims to find the common thread, if any, that exists in all the definitions. This work considers the philosophical premises established by different thinkers in the world, presents an in-depth analysis and Rand’s ideal man and then compares and contrasts its implications with other premises.
Keywords - Ayn Rand, Philosophy, Man, Ideal.