Speakers & Lectures
Ayn Rand versus Friedrich Nietzsche: the cause of, and the cure
Friedrich Nietzsche claimed that he was the victor over impending
nihilism. These lectures will, by examining Nietzsche's basic vision,
and method, show that he is the cause, not the cure, of the nihilism
of our age.
About John Ridpath
Economics, 1974; University of Virginia.
John Ridpath, is formerly the Associate Professor of Economics and
Intellectual History at York University in Toronto, Canada, writes
and speaks on the history of ideas and their impact on social change.
He has spoken at conferences about the central thinkers in Western
history and the impact of their ideas on history, including the
ideas influencing the Founding Fathers and early American history.
Widely recognized for his lecturing skills, as well as for his public
speaking and debating in defense of capitalism, he is a recipient
of the prestigious award given by the Ontario Council of University
Faculty Associations for outstanding contribution to university
teaching. Photo © Mark Da Cunha.
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