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by Niccolo Machiavelli,Harvey C. Mansfield

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Author:
Niccolo Machiavelli,Harvey C. Mansfield
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978-0226500430
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0226500438
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University of Chicago Press; Second edition (September 1, 1998)
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Social Sciences
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The university of chicago press. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago 60637 The University of Chicago Press, Lt. London. The prince, Niccolo Machiavelli: translated with an. introduction by Harvey C. Mansfield. is precisely to have been the first and the best book. to argue that politics has and should have its own rules and should not accept rules of any kind or from any source. where the object is not to win or prevail over others.

The Prince" is a discourse on political philosophy supported by events in history authored by Niccolo Machiavelli in the 16th century. It is not lengthy and the English translation is relatively clear. The author describes how various historical and political figures obtained and maintained positions of power, or in contrast, lost same.

Harvey C. Mansfield's brilliant translation of this classic work, along with . is ready to read Machiavelli as he demands to be read-plainly and boldly, but also cautiously.

is ready to read Machiavelli as he demands to be read-plainly and boldly, but also cautiously. -John Gueguen, The Sixteenth Century Journal.

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The most famous book on politics ever written, "The .

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 as the first scientific treatment of politics as it is practiced rather than as it ought to be practiced

The Prince, by Niccolò Machiavelli. Video of Stephen Colbert interviewing Harvey Mansfield about Mansfield's book Manliness on The Colbert Report, Comedy Central. Broadcast April 5, 2006.

The Prince, by Niccolò Machiavelli. ed. 1985; Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. Florentine Histories, by Niccolò Machiavelli. Mansfield, Harvey (1989).

The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli. Machiavelli composed The Prince as a practical guide for ruling (though some scholars argue that the book was intended as a satire and essentially a guide on how not to rule). Introduction to the prince. The Prince is a political treatise by the Italian diplomat, historian and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. This goal is evident from the very beginning, the dedication of the book to Lorenzo de’ Medici, the ruler of Florence. The Prince is not particularly theoretical or abstract; its prose is simple and its logic straightforward.

by Niccolo Machiavelli.

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 as the first scientific treatment of politics as it is practiced rather than as it ought to be practiced. Harvey C. Mansfield's brilliant translation of this classic work, along with the new materials added for this edition, make it the definitive version of The Prince, indispensable to scholars, students, and those interested in the dark art of politics.This revised edition of Mansfield's acclaimed translation features an updated bibliography, a substantial glossary, an analytic introduction, a chronology of Machiavelli's life, and a map of Italy in Machiavelli's time."Of the other available [translations], that of Harvey C. Mansfield makes the necessary compromises between exactness and readability, as well as providing an excellent introduction and notes."—Clifford Orwin, The Wall Street Journal"Mansfield's work . . . is worth acquiring as the best combination of accuracy and readability."—Choice"There is good reason to assert that Machiavelli has met his match in Mansfield. . . . [He] is ready to read Machiavelli as he demands to be read—plainly and boldly, but also cautiously."—John Gueguen, The Sixteenth Century Journal
  • Everyone should read this at least once in their life

  • A tough read. Still, it does give insight of the political machinations that persist throughout millennia

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  • Machiavelli's work should be read by all voters, who should try to keep those who abide by his recommendations out of office.

  • It was just what I needed for a class and it was cheaper than the school bookstore.

  • so good i am memorizing every word of it.