Seeking real truths : multidisciplinary perspectives on Machiavelli /

The thought and influence of Machiavelli has had a significant impact on a variety of academic disciplines, including political science and government, history, literature, language, theatre, and philosophy. Rather than inscribe Machiavelli within the boundaries of a single academic approach, tradit...

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Other Authors: Vilches, Patricia, 1960-, Seaman, Gerald E., Ashley, Susan A., 1943-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Contents
  • Editors' Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Contributors
  • Editors' Introduction The Enduring Power of Niccol242; Machiavelli: An Overview of his Life and Times
  • GOVERNMENT
  • An Introduction to The Prince Edited and translated by Gerald Seaman
  • Machiavelli's Burden: The Prince as Literary Text
  • The Discourses on Livy: Preserving a Free Way of Life
  • Machiavelli: Rhetoric and Prudence
  • SOCIETY
  • Machiavelli and Women
  • Masculinity and Machiavelli
  • Machiavelli on Stage: Mandragola and Clizia
  • Debauchery, Mayhem, and Sex in Machiavelli's Mandragola
  • The Mask in the Mirror: Nicomaco as an Imprudent Ruler-Prince in the Clizia
  • To Hell with Men and Meaning! Vesting Authority in Belfagor
  • RECEPTION
  • Historical Reception of Machiavelli
  • Machiavelli the Revolutionary: A Modern Reinterpretation
  • Marlowe's Tamburlaine: Idealized Machiavellian Prince
  • Shakespeare and Machiavelli: The Prince and the History Plays
  • Machiavelli, Thucydides, and the Anglo-American Tradition
  • Machiavelli in the Modern World
  • Index.