From politics to reason of state : the acquisition and transformation of the language of politics, 1250-1600 / Maurizio Viroli.
Between the end of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth centuries, the language of politics underwent a radical transformation. The author argues that this transformation amounted to a 'revolution of politics', global in scope, and wide-ranging in its intellectual and moral i...
Cambridge University Press,
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