Well-ordered License: On the Unity of Machiavelli's Thought - Applications of Political Theory (Paperback)
  • Well-ordered License: On the Unity of Machiavelli's Thought - Applications of Political Theory (Paperback)
zoom

Well-ordered License: On the Unity of Machiavelli's Thought - Applications of Political Theory (Paperback)

(author)
£19.95
Paperback Published: 09/02/2000
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
Interpreters of Machiavelli easily agree that his political writings have profoundly influenced our fundamental ideas of state and society, yet these interpreters rarely agree on what Machiavelli really thought. Did Machiavelli seek to recover classical republicanism in the Aristotelian tradition, or did he aspire to usher in modernity? Was he a cynic who assumed human beings to be inescapably wicked and offered technical advice to tyrants, or did he aim at some version of 'the good life'? Did he create a general theory of politics, or did he teach us that political issues should be approached in a particular contextual, dialectical, or rhetorical manner? Through systematic analysis, Markus Fischer's cogent and articulate study succeeds in resolving these questions. Well-Ordered License will appeal both to new students of Machiavelli and to scholars who have long sought to reconcile the seeming incoherence of his work.

Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739101087
Weight: 322 g
Dimensions: 230 x 148 x 12 mm

You may also be interested in...

On the Shortness of Life
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
Utopia for Realists
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Daily Stoic
Added to basket
£10.99   £7.99
Paperback
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Happy
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Silence
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Order of Time
Added to basket
£12.99
Hardback
How To Think
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
12 Rules for Life
Added to basket
£20.00   £16.00
Hardback
Ikigai
Added to basket
£12.99   £9.99
Hardback
The Prince
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Meditations
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Enlightenment Now
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
I Am Dynamite!
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
The Myth of Sisyphus
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.