Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more
Important Distribution center temporarily closed: delays to orders expected Read more



Published: 01 June 2015

200 Pages | 1 b&w illustration

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9781474404280

Also Available As:

Bookseller Code (06)

The Political Philosophy of Niccolò Machiavelli

First Edition

Filippo Del Lucchese

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Introduces Machiavelli's life and the historical and theoretical context within which he developed his ideas
  • Detailed examinations Machiavelli's most commonly encountered texts, including The Prince, The Discourses, The Florentine Histories and The Art of War
  • Critically analyses Machiavelli's most important concepts and shows how they continue to reverberate within Western political philosophy
  • Pays particular attention to Machiavelli's language and central themes such as Virtue, Fortune, Conflict, History and Religion

Also of Interest