Machiavelli's God / Maurizio Viroli ; translated by Antony Shugaar.
To many readers of The Prince, Machiavelli appears to be deeply un-Christian or even anti-Christian, a cynic who thinks rulers should use religion only to keep their subjects in check. But in Machiavelli's God, Maurizio Viroli, one of the world's leading authorities on Machiavelli, argues...
Princeton, N.J. :
Princeton University Press,
|Series:||Book collections on Project MUSE.
- MACHIAVELLI'S GOD; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE
- HIS GOD; CHAPTER TWO
- THE POWER OF WORDS; CHAPTER THREE
- THE REPUBLIC AND ITS RELIGION; CHAPTER FOUR
- MACHIAVELLI AND THE RELIGIOUS AND MORAL REFORMATION OF ITALY; INDEX.