Machiavelli Revisited

by Joseph V. Femia

Publisher: University of Wales Press

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The works of major thinkers like Thomas More and Niccolò Machiavelli are revisited, drawing implications for contemporary public administration. This is the only book to provide a comprehensive examination of how philosophical thought matters for Author: Edoardo Ongaro.   "The Art of War" by Machiavelli discussed. A few weeks ago I performed a complete reading of Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" and that inspired me to turn to Machiavelli's little-known work of the same. Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (; in Italian nikkoˈlɔ mmakjaˈvɛlli/; 3 May – 21 June ) was an Italian diplomat, politician, historian, philosopher, writer, playwright and poet of the Renaissance period. He has often been called the father of modern political philosophy and political many years he served as a senior official in the Florentine Republic with. Machiavelli's works were often mis-dated, and dated in a retrospective manner because there was a papal ban on Machiavelli's works in This 'Testina' edition is a particularly fascinating bibliographical case due to the falsified date, the difficulty to identify variants, and the numerous rearrangements of the text.

These twin projects continue apace in his latest book, Reading Machiavelli: Scandalous Books, Suspect Engagements, and the Virtue of Populist Politics. On the one hand, Reading Machiavelli aims to “further substantiate Machiavelli’s consistent advocacy for a new form of muscular, populist politics” (p. 2) capable of achieving what no. Machiavelli Revisited Home ; This book will be critical of Machiavelli. It will explain why the relentless pursuit of power politics, at the expense of conventional moral rules, would be not just unacceptable but counter-productive in modern conditions. My final verdict, however, will be . Hi Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (Mayo 3, – Hu ) usa nga pilosopo politikal nga natawo ha Florensya, Italya.. Kilala hi Machiavelli nga nagsurat han basahon nga An nga basahon dako an naging impluwensya ha buruhaton politika ngan an pagbiling hin gahom ha kabag-ohan nga y: 21 Hunyo (edad 58), Florence. Reading Machiavelli: Scandalous Books, Suspect Engagements, and the Virtue of Populist Politics In recovering the too-long-concealed quality of Machiavelli's populism, this book acts as a Machiavellian critique of Machiavelli scholarship. 6 The Cambridge School’s “Guicciardinian Moments” Revisited. 6 The Cambridge School’s.

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Format: Paperback. Machiavelli Revisited. He has set a high bar for himself, consciously patterning his book after Niccolò Machiavelli's The Prince. Ordinarily, such. Machiavelli revisited. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Niccolò Machiavelli; Niccolò Machiavelli; Niccolò Machiavelli: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Joseph V Femia.

Waldemar Hanasz MACHIAVELLI’S METHOD REVISITED: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF MODELING Abstract Machiavelli emphasizes that successful political action is impossible without proper methods of : Waldemar Hanasz. Book Review of the Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli The Prince is a formal, in depth, documentation of various political science subjects the regarding principalities and the rise of a prince to power.

These initial writings of modern political philosophy were written by Niccolo Machiavelli, a prominent diplomat of the 16th century, in the form of candid letters. Donald J. Trump's Strategic Leadership: Clausewitz & Machiavelli Revisited Paperback – November 6, by Art of Strategy (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, November 6, Author: Art of Strategy. Machiavelli Revisited by Joseph V. Femia. Paperback $ Ship Much has been written on the contradictory interpretations of Machiavelli's political opinions. This book guides the reader through the maze of interpretations, arguing that the ambiguities of Machiavelli's work contribute to these contradictions.

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The book Machiavelli Revisited, Joseph V. Femia is published by University of Wales Press. Machiavelli Revisited, Femia All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK “The contributors to Machiavelli on Liberty and Conflict bring a diversity of approaches to bear on the works of Machiavelli.

Among them are Harvey Mansfield, who has written an elegant analysis of the idea of necessity; Miguel Vatter, who develops the similarities between Machiavelli and al-Farabi vis-à-vis The Art of War; Quentin Skinner, who offers a fine-grained analysis of the.

Buy Machiavelli Revisited (Political Philosophy Now) by Joseph V. Femia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. You can make an argument that The Prince is satire, but I don't think it's all that cogent. The way I see it, there are two ways of looking at it: Look at the content of Machiavelli's work including The Prince, or look at the lives of the people who thought The Prince was satire.

The main feature of Machiavelli's thought, wrote one of his finest interpreters, is his 'spiritual narrowness'; his insensitivity 'to any spiritual movement that is not subordinate to a purely political idea': no serious religious or moral anxiety, no sincere concern for the meaning of life; only a passion for politics and for the study of political events and actions.

: Donald J. Trump's Strategic Leadership: Clausewitz & Machiavelli Revisited () by Strategy, Art Of and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great : Paperback. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) J  He who suits his action to fit the times will prosper, but he whose actions do not accord with the times will not be successful. Italian philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli wrote this statement nearly years ago in his legendary book The Prince which has been treasured for centuries as a practical and useful guide to general.

The Discourses on Livy (Italian: Discorsi sopra la prima deca di Tito Livio, literally "Discourses on the First Ten of Titus Livy") is a work of political history and philosophy written in the early 16th century (c.

) by the Italian writer and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli, best known as the author of The Discourses were published posthumously with papal privilege in Niccolò Machiavelli (May 3, – J ), was the leading political theorist of the Renaissance and one of the best nonfiction writers in all of Italian literature.

A politician and writer based in Florence, he is best known for his book The Prince, which showed how a self-serving ruler will follow the policy that the "end justifies the means," whereby a ruler can gain power.

Machiavelli's life, see J. Hale, Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy (New York, ). Also well worth perusing (despite the author's annoying failure to translate his quotations) is a collection of essays by a leading Machiavelli scholar, J. Whitfield, Discourses on. Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (3 May – 21 June ) was an Italian philosopher/writer, and is considered one of the main founders of modern political science.

He was a diplomat, political philosopher, musician, and a playwright, but foremost, he was a civil servant of the Florentine Republic. In June ofafter the ouster and execution of Girolamo.

Review Article: Rhetoric and Power in MachiavelliJoseph V. Femia Machiavelli Revisited Article in European Journal of Political Theory 8(2) April Author: Benedetto Fontana.

Niccolò Machiavelli. Niccoló Machiavelli, a Florentine diplomat, gave his own response in The Prince —a little treaty written five hundred years ago and published posthumously in Antony Jay translated it into contemporary business management language in his acclaimed book Management and Machiavelli ().

Advanced Search. Browse. The book is written as a kind of rhetorical set piece, supposedly to the head of the Medici family in which Machiavelli purports to curry favour and gain a position of his own by explaining how someone powerful might go about becoming the saviour of Italy from the ravages of the foreign invaders it was suffering from at the time/5(K).

In his new book, McCormick exposes the prejudices that prevented Straussians and neo-republicans from acknowledging Machiavelli’s commitment to popular empowerment and elaborates a new grand narrative, in which Machiavelli (and neither Rousseau nor Spinoza) stands as the major early-modern source of contemporary : Princeton University Press.

Machiavelli - Filippo Del Lucchese, Book Machiavelli and mystery of state - Peter S. Donaldson, Book Machiavelli revisited - Joseph V.

Femia, Book Machiavelli - Quentin Skinner, Book Machiavelli: a very short introduction - Quentin Skinner, Book Machiavelli and republicanism - Gisela Bock, Quentin Skinner, Maurizio. Understanding Machiavelli’s theories on knowledge and power in The Prince Standard in explaining why Machiavelli wrote this treatise at this time as he was aware of the weak state that Italy was in.

Machiavelli dedicated the book to Giuliano de’ Medici (and subsequently to Lorenzo de’ Medici). V., Machiavelli Revisited. Often cited as one of the first works in modern political philosophy, The Prince is a political treatise that relates author Niccolo Machiavelli’s theories on state-building and rulership.

Drawing on his experience as a diplomat, Machiavelli discusses the important policies for both republican free-states and hereditary princedoms, and outlines the most successful political tactics, many /5(K).

See diffusely Machiavelli in Rinaldi (ed.), Discorsi Sopra la Prima Decade di Tito Livio, Book 1, LVIII and Book 2, LVII, pp. Ibid., Book 1, LVIII, p. ‘Una Moltitudine sanza Capo’ is the title of Book 1, XLIV, p. Author: Caterina Carta. As this book argues, Marchamont Nedham, James Harrington, Henry Neville, Algernon Sidney, and John Trenchard and Thomas Gordon, the co-authors of a series of editorials entitled Cato's Letters, provide a synthesis that responds to the demands of both republicans and liberals by offering a politically engaged citizenry as well as the protection.

Machiavelli, The Prince To reread Machiavelli’s The Prince in middle age in the afternoon of a century of political horror is to experience a wistful incongruity: What were the four hundred years of scandal all about? As objective analyst of successful despotism, Machiavelli seems today too confident of the good sense of those clever and forceful enough to rise to positions of tyranny.

I’m using it on my first generation iPod Touch. Since purchasing it, I’ve read Samuel Butler’s Erewhon Revisited •, Aldous Huxley • ’s Crome Yellow •, and Machiavelli’s The Prince; and I’m currently re-reading The Three Musketeers.

Eucalyptus has let me replace the paperback with my Touch. Jacob Burckhardt rediscovered the Renaissance for the 19th century, viewing it shockingly as the dark and turbulent origin of modernity.

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