And now this state of subjection was very seriously threatened by Machiavellism. Still other vital forces ranged themselves against it, with an obscure instinctivity. For basically, if Machiavellism was to hold sway over the full ...


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Pages: 438
Authors: Friedrich Meinecke
Categories: Reason of state
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher: Transaction Publishers

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Language: en
Pages: 165
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Political Thought From Machiavelli to Stalin
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: E. A. Rees
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-03-12 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first book in English to explore the relationship between Stalin's ideas and methods, and the practices advocated by Machiavelli and those associated with 'Machiavellian' politics. It advances the concept of 'revolutionary Machiavellism' as a way of understanding a particular strand of revolutionary thought from the Jacobins through
Amoral Politics
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Ben-Ami Scharfstein
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

After exploring the theory and practice of politics in ancient China, ancient India, and modern Europe, Scharfstein argues that the justification for deception and force is inseparable from political life and assesses the chances for a better political future.
Virtuous Imbalance
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Francesca Pasquali
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Which kind of methodology should political philosophy endorse to jointly meet its theoretical and practical commitments? Virtuous Imbalance: Political Philosophy between Desirability and Feasibility assesses three paradigmatic cases to explore and explain political philosophy's attempts to answer this important question. Rawls's realistic utopianism, Machiavelli's realism, and Plato's utopianism are examined