I have been a rational emotive therapist as well as an Objectivist for some time. I find it actually odd that Ellis would find Rand so objectionable (no pun intended) as they both... Read morePublished on March 18, 2013 by Alchie2013
But, pardon the pun, the author is not objective.
For someone who claims they are an academic he seems incapable of stepping back from his own biases and considering the... Read more
This book is filled with fallacies. Ron Paul is not a "disciple" of Ayn Rand. Ayn Rand was a statist, she simply wanted people of HER choice holding the guns on us. Read morePublished on October 22, 2011 by Cold toes
I downloaded this book on a whim after hearing it provided a decent critique of Objectivism and Capitalism (I should have known better, in fact I did know better, but as someone... Read morePublished on April 14, 2010 by Leonard Schulwitz
I read this book on line - [...]. - and, in my opinion, Ellis is too easy on Rand and her cult. I am not a psychologist or psychiatrist but, in layman's terms, objectivists are... Read morePublished on February 1, 2010 by James G. Lee
Albert Ellis worked with Nathaniel Branden and learned firsthand of how pernicious Ayn Rand's influence was on people trying to be rational - and more importantly, rational enough... Read morePublished on July 20, 2009 by Marion Delgado
One does not have to agree with Objectivism to see the obsessive hatred spewing out of Albert Ellis's pen in this work. Read morePublished on April 1, 2008 by C. Walker