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Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy

by J. R. Hale

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Published by English Universities Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Machiavelli, Niccolò, -- 1469-1527,
  • Renaissance -- Italy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.R. Hale.
    SeriesTeach yourself history library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15061119M
    LC Control Number61003296
    OCLC/WorldCa284446

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      A “captivating biography of Italian philosopher and playwright”*—Niccolò Machiavelli, author of The Prince—whose writings have outraged and inspired generations of ò Machiavelli is the most influential political writer of all time. His name has become synonymous with cynical scheming and the selfish pursuit of power, but the real Machiavelli, says Miles Unger, was a 4/5(1). Niccolò Machiavelli was born on May 3, , in Florence, Italy, and passed his childhood peacefully, receiving the humanistic education customary for young men of the Renaissance middle class. He also spent two years studying business mathematics, then worked for the next seven years in Rome for a Florentine banker.

    The Prince is set against the backdrop of the Italian Renaissance, a period of intense activity in art, science, and literature. Rich, sophisticated, and cultured, Italy was the center of intellectual achievement in the Western world, and scholars and artists from all over Europe flocked to .   A bold, revisionist account of the political thought of the Italian Renaissance—from Petrarch to Machiavelli—that reveals the all-important role of character in shaping society, both in citizens and in their leaders. Convulsed by a civilizational crisis, the great thinkers of the Renaissance set out to reconceive the nature of society.


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Hales Machiavelli And Renaissance Italy was originally part of a Teach Yourself History series, published by Penguin Books in the s. A twenty-first century reader will first of all be impressed by the books size, since it appears to be short, and by its laudable aim of opening up otherwise specialised knowledge to a wider audience/5.

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Price New from Used from Paperback, "Please retry" — — — Paperback Manufacturer: Pelican. The Real Machiavelli: For the Past Five Centuries, the Political Genius of Niccolo Machiavelli Has Been Overshadowed by His Reputation as a Cold Supporter of Corrupt Ruling.

Only Recently Have His True Beliefs Come to Light European Business Forum, No. 23, Winter   Mr. Macron, who wrote a youthful essay on the Italian Renaissance philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli (), might well have applied the same. Niccolo Machiavelli was a diplomat, politician and writer in Renaissance Italy whose most infamous quotes come from his books The Prince and The Art of War.

Book Description. The theme of conspiracy is central to Machiavelli's writing. His work offers observations and analysis of conspiracy as part of the armoury of the Renaissance politician.

Surprisingly, the theme has not yet received the attention it merits. Niccolò Machiavelli was an Italian Renaissance political philosopher and statesman and secretary of the Florentine republic. His most famous work, The Prince (), brought him a reputation as an atheist and an immoral cynic.

‘Machiavelli. a author of literature emerged and came to prefer in Florence during the regulation of Savonarola in Italy. ’ In his work the Prince.

a enchiridion for swayers. I will discourse its significance during this disruptive period in history.5/5(1). The Renaissance was considered as the beginning of the modern history by majority of European historians. Renaissance was contributed to by scientists, scholars, philosophers, architects, artists, and rulers.

The Renaissance in Italy was the most notable in Europe in the 15th century. Machiavelli was one of the leaders of that time. Niccolo Machiavelli, born to a scholarly father at the dawn of the reign of Lorenzo the Magnificent, was also destined for a civic career until the armies of the King of France invaded Italy in Professor Chabod's essay on Machiavelli Prince has long been a bibliographical rarity.

Here in Oxford, the only way to get acquainted with it is to read it in Bodley, in the volume of the Nuova Rivista Storica where it was first published. This however has never prevented tutors from impressing on generation after generation of undergraduates reading the Italian Renaissance that Chabod's.

Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy. [J R Hale] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search Niccolò Machiavelli; Niccolò Machiavelli; NICCOLO MACHIAVELLI: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J R Hale.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (/ ˌ m æ k i ə ˈ v ɛ l i /, also US: / ˌ m ɑː k-/; Italian: [nikkoˈlɔ mmakjaˈvɛlli]; 3 May – 21 June ) was an Italian Renaissance diplomat, philosopher and writer, best known for The Prince (Il Principe), written in He has often been called the father of modern political philosophy or political : 3 MayFlorence, Republic of Florence.

At times the Renaissance world and Machiavelli's life reads like Game of Thrones and I found this book a real page turner. Worth a read for anyone looking to gain a Very interesting biography, largely because of the intricacies of his own life, but also because of the various events unfolding in Renaissance Italy during his life time/5.

The three books under review are magnificent introductions to the history of the era and to the life and political thought of Machiavelli (), an author and diplomat whose sinister. Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli was born in Florence, Italy, on May 3, — a time when Italy was divided into four rival city-states and, thusly, was at the mercy of stronger governments.

Machiavelli, Niccolò,Renaissance, Renaissance Publisher London, English Universities Press Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages:   Niccolò Machiavelli (–) was an Italian historian, politician, diplomat, and writer based in Florence during the Renaissance.

The tltle page of Niccolò Machiavelli’s The Prince. Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy. New York, Macmillan [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Niccolò Machiavelli; Niccolò Machiavelli: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J R Hale. Machiavelli in Love introduces a complex concept of sex and sexual identity and their roles in the culture and politics of the Italian Renaissance.

Guido Ruggiero's study counters the consensus among historians and literary critics that there was little sense of individual identity and almost no sense of sexual identity before the modern period.Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy by Hale, J.

R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Question: What Renaissance theme appears in Machiavelli's book The Prince? Machiavelli: Italian political philosopher and diplomat Niccolo Machiavelli created a brief but ground-breaking treatise.