Unit 6 essay question

Unit 6 essay - moral and one way of having this appearance is to keep advisors who are moral Castiglione’s courtier would have been the perfect

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If it were a possibility for the perfect Courtier to exist, I think that he would be able to live easily with Machiavelli's Prince. The two people that are described by Castiglione and Machiavelli have very different opposing qualities but the two would theoretically have been able to work together. Machiavelli describes a prince as needing to be imperfect to maintain his reign, Machiavelli also says that a prince needs to only appear
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Unformatted text preview: moral and one way of having this appearance is to keep advisors who are moral. Castiglione’s courtier would have been the perfect man for the job, had he existed. The realistic prince described by Machiavelli would have most definitely worked well with the idealistic courtier described by Castiglione....
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course LITTRANS 360 taught by Professor Mierenowski during the Spring '07 term at Wisconsin.

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