Machiavelli’s Art of Politics

Alejandro Bárcenas, Texas State University

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€47,00
$59.00
ISBN13: 
9789004298002
E-ISBN: 
9789004298026
Publication Date: 
June 2015
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Paperback
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vi, 167 pages
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280

Edited by Vasil Gluchman

This book of essays focuses on the new approaches to moral issues from two perspectives. The first part, ‘Various Concepts of Morality’, analyses certain central approaches to moral study, and creates the methodological starting point for the more specific enquiries of the second part. ‘New...
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Volume: 
266
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037274
Publication date: 
January 2013
€50,00
$61.00

David C. Bellusci

Amor Dei, “love of God” raises three questions: How do we know God is love? How do we experience love of God? How free are we to love God? This book presents three kinds of love, worldly, spiritual, and divine to understand God’s love. The work begins with Augustine’s Confessions highlighting his...
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Volume: 
265
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036864
Publication date: 
January 2013
€53,00
$65.00

Krzysztof Piotr Skowroński

The book presents five philosophical and axiological studies devoted to the relationship between aesthetics and politics. It shows this relationship throughout the works of some avant-gardists, pragmatists, and postmodernists. It is also a voice in the discussion about the meaning of the fine...
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Volume: 
264
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036857
Publication date: 
January 2013
€53,00
$65.00

Edited by Pekka Mäkelä and Cynthia Townley

“Whatever matters to human beings, trust is the atmosphere in which it thrives” writes Sissela Bok. Although trust is ubiquitous, understanding trust is a non-trivial challenge....
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Volume: 
263
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036802
Publication date: 
January 2013
€47,00
$57.00

Edited by Dorota Koczanowicz, Leszek Koczanowicz, and David Schauffler

Martin Jay is one of America's leading intellectual historians. His work spans almost all important questions concerning the subject of modernity. Outstanding Polish scholars engage in a dialogue with Jay’s work, discussing significant problems of modernity and postmodernity. The book offers a...
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Volume: 
262
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036642
Publication date: 
January 2013
€47,00
$57.00

Edited by Mechthild E. Nagel and Anthony J. Nocella II

This book brings together a collection of social justice scholars and activists who take Foucault’s concept of discipline and punishment to explain how prisons are constructed in society from nursing homes to zoos. This book expands the concept of prison to include any institution that dominates,...
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Volume: 
261
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036567
Publication date: 
January 2013
€67,00
$82.00

Giorgio A. Pinton

In September of 1701, events transpired in Naples that, through frequent retellings, became popularly known as “the conspiracy of the Prince of Macchia.” Rapidly gaining fame, this apparently anonymous narrative was soon incorporated by different historians in their history of the transition...
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Volume: 
260
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036437
Publication date: 
January 2013
€96,00
$118.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book reconstructs the cornerstones of Jesus’s moral teachings about how to lead a good, even exemplary, human life. It does so in a way that is compatible with the most prominent, competing versions of the historical Jesus. The work also contrast Jesus’ understanding of the best way to lead...
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Volume: 
259
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036581
Publication date: 
January 2013
€71,00
$88.00

Raymond Angelo Belliotti

This book reconstructs the cornerstones of Jesus’s moral teachings about how to lead a good, even exemplary, human life. It does so in a way that is compatible with the most prominent, competing versions of the historical Jesus. The work also contrast Jesus’ understanding of the best way to lead...
Series: 
Volume: 
259
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036598
Publication date: 
January 2013
€33,00
$41.00

Michael Krausz

This book presents a fictional dialogue among four former college friends about Oneness and self-realization. News of the sudden death of a relative occasions their discussion. One friend, a devotee of the Advaita or non-duality school of Hindu philosophy, seeks to short-circuit the pain and...
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Volume: 
258
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036369
Publication date: 
January 2013
€30,00
$37.00

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