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Author Lefort, Claude.
Uniform Title Travail de l'oeuvre Machiavel. English
Title Machiavelli in the making / Claude Lefort ; translated from the French by Michael B. Smith.
Published Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 2012.
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 Floor3  JC143.M4 L413 2012    DUE 05-13-17
Description xi, 512 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Northwestern University studies in phenomenology and existential philosophy
Northwestern University studies in phenomenology & existential philosophy.
Note "Originally published in French as Le travail de l'oeuvre Machiavel by Editions Gallimard, Paris, France, 2005."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The question of the oeuvre -- The concept of Machiavellianism -- Reading The prince. First signs -- The logic of force -- The social abyss and attachment to power -- Good and evil, the stable and the unstable, the real and the imaginary -- The present and the possible -- Reading The discourses. From The prince to The discourses -- Rome and the "historical" society -- Class difference -- War, and the difference of times -- Authority and the political subject -- The oeuvre, ideology, and interpretation.
Subject Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527.
Related Names Smith, Michael B. (Michael Bradley), 1940-
ISBN 0810124386 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0810124378 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780810124370 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780810124387 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard # 7300510
OCLC number 711050989