Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
What is Capitalism? Abstract
* Rand begins the book with a discussion of the disintegration of philosophy, which she blames for a renewal of a period of primitive mysticism.
* Rand then discusses the various concepts of man, and how man is part of, or independent of, society.
* In one way, man is presented as a tribal being...
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