Capitalism The Unknown Ideal by Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand explains the rational and moral basis for capitalism in theory and in practice. The first essay What is Capitalism? is the inspiration for the capitalism tour. Required reading.
A New Textbook of Americanism: The Politics of Ayn Rand by Jonathan Hoenig ed.
Examines the application of the principle of individual rights to various issues in the 21st century.
Moral Rights and Political Freedom by Tara Smith
Smith’s academic presentation provides a systematic account of the nature and foundations of rights, and explains why rights are teleological and that respect for freedom is necessary for individuals’ flourishing.