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Machiavellian legacy

essays in Italian political thought

by Joseph V. Femia

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527 -- Influence.,
    • Political science -- Italy -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJoseph V. Femia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJA84.I8 F38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL360132M
      ISBN 100312215118
      LC Control Number98020171

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      Lee "Machiavelli's Legacy "The Prince" After Five Hundred Years" por disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince is one of the most celebrated and notorious books in the history of Western political t.   Machiavellianism in psychology refers to a personality trait which sees a person so focused on their own interests they will manipulate, deceive, and exploit others to achieve their goals.. Machiavellianism is one of the traits in what is called the ‘Dark Triad’, the other two being narcissism and psychopathy. The term itself derives from a reference to the infamous Niccolò Machiavelli, a.

        Machiavelli's Liberal Republican Legacy, edited by Paul Rahe. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, lxii, pp. $ US (cloth). This book stands as a valuable contribution to a growing body of literature on the place of Machiavelli in American political thought, and in particular on its relevance to the founding moment of the American republic. It provides a coherent account of how.   During his tenure at the second chancery, Machiavelli persuaded Soderini to reduce the city’s reliance on mercenary forces by establishing a militia (), which Machiavelli subsequently organized. He also undertook diplomatic and military missions to the court of France; to Cesare Borgia (/76–), the son of Pope Alexander VI (reigned –); to Pope Julius II (reigned


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The Machiavellian Legacy: Essays in Italian Political Thought th Edition by J. Femia (Author)Cited by:   "Rahe and his collaborators attempt to supply a reading of the Machiavellian 'legacy' or tradition different from the one pioneered by J.G.A. Pocock some decades ago. They start from a different understanding of Machiavelli, explained subtly and intelligently in a lead-off essay by Markus Fischer, and end up seeing the Machiavellian tradition in richer and more modernist terms than Pocock did.

" Machiavelli's Legacy, an outstanding collection of essays by distinguished scholars of differing specialties and approaches, plumbs the depths of a wide range of issues that continue to perplex us about the wily Florentine: his stance toward the classical and Christian traditions, his Italian patriotism, his teaching about evil, his concepts of the state, reason, and fortune, and his relation to the American.

About this book What do classical elitists like Pareto Machiavellian legacy book Mosca have in common with Marxists like Labriola and Gramsci.

In this collection of essays, Joseph Femia argues that all four thinkers are united by the 'worldly humanism' they inherited from Machiavelli. About this book Introduction In this collection of essays, Joseph Femia argues that all four thinkers are united by the 'worldly humanism' they inherited from Machiavelli.

This reassessment examines the character of Machiavelli's own republicanism by charting his influence on Marchamont Nedham, James Harrington, John Locke, Algernon Sidney, John Trenchard, Thomas Gordon, David Hume, the baron de Montesquieu, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and Alexander : $ Gilbert, Machiavelli's Prince' and its Forerunners: 'The Prince' as a Typical Book de regimine principium (Durham, N.C: Duke University Press, ).

Google Scholar F. GUbert, 'The Humanist Concept of the Prince and "The Prince" of MachiaveUi', The Journal of Modern History, XI (), pp. –Cited by: 7. Niccolo Machiavelli's Legacy Arguably one of the greatest political thinkers in history, Niccolo Machiavelli likely had no idea that he would gain such a sinister reputation after his death.

If anything, much of his political writings were meant to warn about the dangers of what we call Machiavellianism today. According to Machiavelli, the ends always justify the means—no matter how cruel, calculating or immoral those means might be.

Tony Soprano and Shakespeare’s Macbeth may be well-known Machiavellian. Get this from a library. The Machiavellian legacy: origin and outcomes of the conflict between politics and morality in modernity.

[Miguel E Vatter; European University Institute. Department of. "Machiavelli’s Legacy" published on 01 Jan by Brill | Rodopi. Chapter 5 Machiavelli and the Business of Politics David Wootton Chapter 6 Machiavelli and Machiavellianism David C.

Hendrickson Chapter 7 Machiavelli's Prince: An Americanist's Perspective Thomas E. Cronin Chapter 8 The Riddle of Cesare Borgia and the Legacy of Machiavelli's Prince Clifford Orwin Notes List of Pages: Machiavelli is a character in the novel Romola (), by George Eliot.

Somerset Maugham's last book Then and Now fictionalizes Machiavelli's interactions with Cesare Borgia, which formed the foundation of The Prince. Niccolò Machiavelli plays a vital role in the young adult book series The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel. The significance of Machiavelli's political thinking for the development of modern republicanism is a matter of great controversy.

This reassessment examines the character of Machiavelli's own republicanism by charting his influence on Marchamont Nedham, James Harrington, John Locke, Algernon Sidney, John Trenchard, Thomas Gordon, David Hume, the baron de Montesquieu. The Machiavellian Legacy by Joseph V. Femia,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Joseph V.

Femia. The Machiavellian Legacy, Essays in Italian Political Thought by Femia Joseph V. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Machiavellian Legacy: Essays in Italian Political Thought by Femia, J - AbeBooks.

In the field of personality psychology, Machiavellianism is a psychological trait centered on interpersonal manipulation, unemotional coldness, and indifference to morality.

Though unrelated to the historical figure or his works, the trait is named after the political philosophy of Niccolò Machiavelli, as psychologists Richard Christie and Florence Geis used edited and truncated statements. Thomas L.

Pangle, University of Texas, Austin "This book is destined to takes its place among a small but distinguished shelf of works dealing with the role of Machiavelli in fashioning the world of Anglo-American republicanism.

As such, it will garner readers for years to come. Machiavelli’s most famous book, The Prince, is widely viewed as an instruction manual for tyrants, and it kind of is. But there’s more to Machiavelli than that. But there’s more to. Machiavelli's Legacy situates Machiavelli in general and The Prince in particular at the birth of modernity.

Joining the conversation with established Machiavelli scholars are political theorists, Americanists, and international relations scholars, ensuring a diversity of viewpoints and : University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

Machiavelli’s obsequious dedication to the ruler of Florence, Lorenzo de Medici, makes it clear that the author seeks re-elevation to the halls of power. The book that follows demonstrates both the wisdom that he would bring to a position and the loyalty he shows by entrusting his ruler with these treasured insights, despite his earlier mistreatment and ongoing banishment.In pursuit of this aim, he discusses five of the most scientifically rigorous of all political thinkers: Machiavelli, Vilfredo Pareto, Gaetano Mosca, Robert Michels, and Georges Sorel.

Together, these thinkers represent, according to Burnham, the Machiavellian tradition in political thought.Humanism - Humanism - Machiavelli’s realism: Niccolò Machiavelli, whose work derived from sources as authentically humanistic as those of Ficino, proceeded along a wholly opposite course.

A throwback to the chancellor-humanists Salutati, Bruni, and Poggio, he served Florence in a similar capacity and with equal fidelity, using his erudition and eloquence in a civic cause.