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Niccolò Machiavelli

  1. 1. Niccolò Machiavelli By. Dong Eun Kim
  2. 2. About Niccolo Machiavelli <ul><li>Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli </li></ul><ul><li>Birth: May 3, 1469 in Florence, Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Death: June 21, 1527 (aged 58) </li></ul>
  3. 3. About his life <ul><li>Born as an aristocrat </li></ul><ul><li>Well educated </li></ul><ul><li>Engaged in Diplomatic activity </li></ul><ul><li>Exiled when Medici came in power </li></ul>
  4. 4. Field he worked in <ul><li>Italian diplomat </li></ul><ul><li>political philosopher </li></ul><ul><li>Musician </li></ul><ul><li>Poet </li></ul><ul><li>playwright </li></ul>
  5. 5. Impacts <ul><li>Machiavellism </li></ul><ul><li>Pragmatism </li></ul><ul><li>Realpolitic </li></ul><ul><li>‘ The Prince’ </li></ul>
  6. 6. THE PRINCE <ul><li>wrote it to gain the favor of the Medici </li></ul><ul><li>Originally called De Principatibus ( About Principalities ) </li></ul><ul><li>Realpolitic </li></ul><ul><li>written in 1513 </li></ul><ul><li>not published until 1532 </li></ul>
  7. 7. Quotes <ul><li>it is best to be both feared and loved; however, if one cannot be both it is better to be feared than loved.“ </li></ul><ul><li>‘ The only ethic that matters is one that is beneficial to the prince in dealing with the concerns of his state.’ </li></ul>
  8. 8. Reasons for his philosophy <ul><li>Travelled a lot, saw a lot of corruption </li></ul><ul><li>Dream to unite Italy </li></ul><ul><li>French and Spain’s attack </li></ul><ul><li>‘Idealism’ </li></ul>
  9. 9. Changes that he brought <ul><li>Influenced by </li></ul><ul><li>Plato, Cicero, Sallust, Livy, Xenophon </li></ul><ul><li>Influenced </li></ul><ul><li>Bacon, Hobbes, Harrington, Rousseau, Vico, Cuoco, Hegel, De Sanctis, Croce, Gramsci, Strauss, Arendt, Aron, Kojève, Althusser, Berlin, Skinner, Mansfield </li></ul>
  10. 10. Assessment of impact <ul><li>Severely criticized before </li></ul><ul><li>Different ideas nowadays </li></ul><ul><li>Unfairly treated </li></ul><ul><li>First one to bring pragmatism </li></ul><ul><li>Dictatorship </li></ul>
  11. 11. Bibliography <ul><li>Website </li></ul><ul><li>Niccolò Machiavelli.&quot; Philasophy pages . 9 Aug. 2006. Garth Kemerling. 5 Dec. 2008 <http://www.philosophypages.com/ph/macv.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Niccolò Machiavelli.&quot; Wekipedia, Free encyclopedia . 4 Dec. 2008. Wikepedia. 7 Dec. 2008 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/machiavelli>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Niccolo Machiavelli, 1469-1527.&quot; The History Guide . 11 Mar. 2007. 3 Dec. 2008 <http://www.historyguide.org/intellect/machiavelli.html>. </li></ul><ul><li>books </li></ul><ul><li>Mattingly, Garret. &quot;Machiavelli.&quot; The Horizon Book of the Renaissance . New York: American Heritage Publishing, 1961. </li></ul><ul><li>Encyclopedia </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Niccolo Machiavelli.&quot; DongHa Korean Encyclopedia . Soul: DongHa, 2001. </li></ul>

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