Conflicting attitudes towards Machiavelli's works in 16th-century Spain, Rome and Florence
Butters, H. C. (2010) Conflicting attitudes towards Machiavelli's works in 16th-century Spain, Rome and Florence. In: Paton, Bernadette and Law, John E., (eds.) Communes and despots in medieval and Renaissance Italy. Farnham, Surrey [England] ; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, pp. 75-90. ISBN 9780754665083Full text not available from this repository.
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Building on important issues highlighted by the late Philip Jones, this volume explores key aspects of the city state in late-medieval and Renaissance Italy, particularly the nature and quality of different types of government. It focuses on the apparently antithetical but often similar governmental forms represented by the republics and despotisms of the period. Beginning with a reprint of Jones's original 1965 article, the volume then provides twenty new essays that re-examine the issues he raised in light of modern scholarship.
Taking a broad chronological and geographic approach, the collection offers a timely re-evaluation of a question of perennial interest to urban and political historians, as well as those with an interest in medieval and Renaissance Italy.
|Item Type:||Book Item|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DG Italy|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Place of Publication:||Farnham, Surrey [England] ; Burlington, VT|
|Book Title:||Communes and despots in medieval and Renaissance Italy|
|Editor:||Paton, Bernadette and Law, John E.|
|Number of Pages:||354|
|Page Range:||pp. 75-90|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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