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Machiavelli's Republicanisms: Society, Discord and the Politics of Equilibrium in the Florentine Histories

@inproceedings{Suchowlansky2015MachiavellisRS,
  title={Machiavelli's Republicanisms: Society, Discord and the Politics of Equilibrium in the Florentine Histories},
  author={Mauricio Suchowlansky},
  year={2015}
}
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 toward an attraction to Venice, collective structures of power and constitutional mechanisms to create stability. In this later writing, which Anglo-American scholarship has largely overlooked, we see a republicanism built on different conceptual and theoretical foundations than the Roman model introduced… Expand
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