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University of Bradford Undergraduate School of Studies in Social Sciences
Machiavelli, Niccolo , -- 1469-
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Arguably, it is the first work on realpolitik. Machiavelli wrote this book during a time of great turmoil in Italy, and from his long experience as a diplomat he came to the conclusion that lofty ideals had no place in politics/5(3K).

The term’s disreputable pall landed Machiavelli’s works on the Catholic Church’s List of Forbidden Books, with one cardinal decrying “The Prince” as a book written by “the devil’s.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Prince (Italian: Il Principe [il ˈprintʃipe], Latin: De Principatibus) is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò his correspondence, a version appears to have been distributed inusing a Latin title, De Principatibus (Of Principalities).

However, the printed version was not published untilfive years after Author: Niccolò Machiavelli. Machiavelli was born in Florence, Italy, the third child and first son of attorney Bernardo di Niccolò Machiavelli and his wife, Bartolomea di Stefano Nelli. The Machiavelli family is believed to be descended from the old marquesses of Tuscany and to have produced thirteen Florentine Gonfalonieres of Enter Machiavelli book, one of the offices of a group of nine citizens selected by drawing lots every two Born: 3 MayFlorence, Republic of Florence.

The Prince is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. Machiavelli wrote The Prince inafter he was forced to leave Florence as a political exile.

Dedicated to Lorenzo de’ Medici, the work is Machiavelli’s advice to.

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Books shelved as machiavelli: The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli, The Discourses by Niccolò Machiavelli, The Art of War by Niccolò Machiavelli, History of. The Prince is a political treatise by Niccolo Machiavelli, written in and first published in It describes how to acquire power, create a state, and keep it, and it represents Machiavelli’s effort to provide a guide for political action based on history and his own experience as a statesman.

Niccolò Machiavelli has books on Goodreads with ratings. Niccolò Machiavelli’s most popular book is The Prince. Niccolò Machiavelli is arguably the most famous and controversial figure in the history of political thought.

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The Prince remains his best-known work, and throws down a challenge that subsequent writers on statecraft and political morality have found impossible to by:   The book is The Prince, its author Niccolò Machiavelli.

Minus television and Twitter, it seems the techniques of ambitious “new princes”, as he calls them, haven’t changed a bit. | Pages | ISBN People Who Read The Prince Also Read. Inspired by Your Browsing History. Get news about Fiction books, authors, and more.

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Author Nicolo Machiavelli. As a young Florentine envoy to the courts of France and the Italian principalities, Niccolo Machiavelli () was able to observe firsthand the lives of people strongly united under one powerful Rating: % positive.

Machiavelli’s Three Key Concepts January 5, February 7, Quintus Curtius Thought Fortune, Machiavelli, necessita, virtu If a political scientist were asked who might be the most misunderstood writer of political theory, he would probably have the name of Machiavelli high on his list.

This book presents a critical examination of Machiavelli's thought, and an account of his work with a reassessment of his central ideas and arguments. It challenges the accepted interpretations of Machiavelli's work, insisting that his republicanism was based not on a commitment to virtue, greatness, and expansion, but on the ideal of civic life protected by a shield of fair : Maurizio Viroli.

About the same time that Machiavelli wrote The Prince (), he was also writing a very different book, Discourses on Livy (or, more precisely, Discourses on the First Ten Books of Titus Livy [Discorsi sopra la prima deca di Tito Livio]).

By: Niccolò Machiavelli () Machiavelli has created a ruthless guide on how to rule the country in his volume "The Prince". The book is dedicated to Lorenzo De Medici, the ruler of Florence. The author explains in simple language about the nature of great men and the characters of the government.5/5(10).

The Art of War (Machiavelli)/Book 6. Some, in order to divide his (the enemy) forces, have employed allowing him to enter their country, and (in proof) allowed him to take many towns so that by placing guards in them, he diminished his forces, and in this manner having made him weak, assaulted and defeated him.

Some others, when they wanted. The first known review of the most famous work of the Florentine Niccolò Machiavelli, The Prince, certainly did not anticipate a best-seller: “I found this type of book to be written by an enemy of the human race” (Kraye ), concluded the Cardinal Pole five years after the death of the Italian writer inwhen the book finally got into press.

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Then enter the ‘name’ part Cited by: 1. MacHiavelli, Niccolo THE PRINCE Easton Press 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Norwalk, Connecticut Easton Press Fine, Leather Bound. Accented in 22kt gold.

Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page Rating: % positive. The Prince- Niccolo Machiavelli (Book Review) If any player shows glimpses of a power to rival the Machiavellian leader, or a foreign power attempts to enter her region the Machiavellian leader must immediately take measures to reduce said power’s : Emmanuel Sibanda.

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The Prince is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. From his correspondence, a version appears to have been distributed inusing a Latin title, De Principatibus (Of Principalities). However, the printed version was not published untilfive years after Machiavelli's death/5().

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Niccolo Machiavelli's brutally uncompromising manual of statecraft, The Prince is translated and edited with an introduction by Tim Parks in Penguin Classics. As a diplomat in turbulent fifteenth-century Florence, Niccolo Machiavelli knew how quickly political fortunes could rise and fall.

The Prince, his tough-minded, pragmatic handbook on how /5(3). The Prince is the most controversial book about winning power - and holding on to it - ever written. Machiavelli's tough-minded, pragmatic argument that sometimes it is necessary to abandon ethics to succeed made his name notorious. Yet his book has been read by strategists, politicians and business people ever since as the ultimate guide to : Penguin UK.The most famous book on politics ever written, 'The Prince' remains as lively and shocking today as when it was written almost five hundred years ago.

Initially denounced as a collection of sinister maxims and a recommendation of tyranny, it has more recently been defended and indeed applauded as the first scientific treatment of politics as it is practiced rather than as it ought to be practiced/5(17).Machiavelli is the political scientist that all other political scientists love to hate.

For almost years, his seminal work, The Prince, has been panned, condemned, and at times banned. He is also one of those rare and notable figures who has their name turned into an adjective, along with other controversial philosophers like Sigmund Freud.