Machiavelli's Romans: Liberty and Greatness in the Discourses on Livy

Machiavelli's Romans: Liberty and Greatness in the Discourses on Livy

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Although Machiavelli is usually considered a pioneer among modern political philosophers, he read deeply in and was greatly influenced by the works of classical Roman thinkers such as Livy. There is thus a fundamental tension between the modern and the ancient within Machiavelli's philosophy; he is both a precursor to the Enlightenment and a throwback to republican Rome. This is the main thesis behind Patrick Coby's innovative study of the neglected Machiavellian… (more)


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Publisher: Lexington Books (May 13, 1999)

Collection: Applications of Political Theory

Format: EPUB

Page count: 378 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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