The DIM Hypothesis: Why the Lights of the West Are Going OutIntegration is the process by which people interrelate concrete data to make a connected whole, data such as individual facts, values, laws, the events in a novel, the provisions of the Constitution and so on. In all these contexts and more, The DIM Hypothesis identifies three different methods of integration and their consequences for the West’s past – and for America’s future.
Objectivism: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand
Whether you are a scientist seeking to ground physics in reality, or an artist who wishes to understand the nature of art, or a teenager wondering about the meaning of life, Leonard Peikoff’s Objectivism: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand will have something of immense value to offer you — intellectually, morally, practically, and personally. Chapters on: reality, concept-formation, objectivity, the good, happiness, government, art and more.
The Ominous Parallels
Each of the philosophic principles essential to the rise of Nazism in Germany has a counterpart in present-day America. Is the freest country on earth moving toward totalitarian dictatorship? What were the factors that enabled the Nazis to seize power in pre-war Germany? Do those same conditions exist in America today? These are the questions raised — and answered, with frightening clarity — by Leonard Peikoff in his powerful book The Ominous Parallels.