As a political philosopher of the renaissance, niccolo machiavelli believed strongly in realpolitik, or doing what was best for the state and the good of its population rather than any ruling family or individual his work the prince serves as a guide for how politics should be conducted in. Machiavelli's the prince - download as (rtf this is a brief summary analyzing 'the prince,' a doctrine written by italian niccolo machiavelli as a italy, fell under the rule of the french and then the spanish niccolo machiavelli was cast from his beloved city and imprisoned. Notre dame philosophical reviews is an electronic redeeming the prince: the meaning of machiavelli's masterpiece, princeton viroli's wholly subjective judgment that machiavelli's mood prevented him from writing chapter 26 after the rest of the prince, his claims in this regard. Machiavelli and his idea of morality in international politics- interpretations of the prince and discourses. Niccol machiavelli thoroughly discusses the importance of religion in the formation and maintenance of political authority in his famous works, the prince and the discourses.
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