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Outline Machiavelli’s The Prince, Theory or Commentary My paper is going to be about people’s perception of Machiavelli as an evil moral less person and the reality of his actual political philosophies that contradict his writing in “The Prince”. Without the correct background information “The Prince” would be taken at face value and Niccolo Machiavelli would be taken as an individual who promoted cruelty by the government and an any mean necessary rationality. I am also thinking of adding contrasts to modern day leaders/politics showing whether they draw from “The Prince” or have a more citizen friendly approach like Machiavelli’s other works. I also want to point out that even though “The Prince” was considered radical and “out there”, it actually draws a lot from the real life influence that Machiavelli had and the way that rulers did and continue to dominate. This isn’t to change my thesis that “The Prince” is
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course ENGLISH 142 taught by Professor Faith during the Fall '07 term at UMass (Amherst).

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