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Machiavelli's Republicanisms: Society, Discord and the Politics of Equilibrium in the Florentine Histories
The purpose of this project is to show that Niccolò Machiavelli’s Florentine Histories (1520-24), represents a departure from earlier Machiavellian conceptions of liberty, power and authority towardExpand
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Rhetoric of violence in Machiavelli’s Florentine Histories: The exemplar of Michele di Lando1
Au IIIeme chapitre d’Histoires Florentines, Machiavel ecrit que « Michele di Lando, cardeur de laine…dechausse et tres legerement vetu… » guide les Ciompi, des plebeiens, jusqu’a l’interieur deExpand
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Spectacular Tumulto : Michele di Lando in Machiavelli ’ s Florentine Histories
In chapter III of his Florentine Histories, Niccolò Machiavelli writes that during the Ciompi revolt of 1378, ―one Michele di Lando, a wool carder...barefoot and scantily clothed‖ led the plebs intoExpand
Niccolò Machiavelli: An Intellectual Biography
While people may be familiar with Niccolo Machiavelli as the early sixteenth century Italian statesman and author of The Prince, a guide to the use of power, less is known about the man himself inExpand
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Between Citizen & Subject: Placing the People in Machiavelli's Political Imagination
The main objective of this project is to locate Machiavelli’s variegated and complex conceptions of the citizen and the people across a number of political and historical works. To do so we offer aExpand
Machiavelli’s Summary of the Affairs of the City of Lucca: Venice as buon governo
In recent years, Niccolò Machiavelli’s historical and political writings from the 1520s have attracted increased attention. Students of Machiavelli coming from a wide range of interpretive approachesExpand
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Citizens, Subjects or Tyrants? Relocating the People in Pocock's The Machiavellian Moment
SUMMARY J.G.A. Pocock’s The Machiavellian Moment played a pivotal role in inaugurating the important turn toward the classical republican tradition in the history of political thought. In thisExpand
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Foreword: The Machiavellian Moment Turns Forty
This History of European Ideas special issue takes the occasion of the fortieth anniversary of the publication of The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought in the Atlantic Republican T...