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Published by Printed for Richard Lee, by Deare and Andrews in New-York .
Written in English

  • Filmer, Robert, Sir, d. 1653,
  • Political science,
  • Monarchy,
  • Republics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Algernon Sidney. Pub. from an original manuscript of the author. To which is added, an account of the author"s life, and a copious index ...
    LC ClassificationsJC153 .S5 1805.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6956887M
    LC Control Number05019855

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book visuals and accompanying drawings; parents will appreciate the useful kid friendly index and topical subsections. Fifteen years after his death, his Discourses Concerning Government was published.

A hero to John Adams and widely read in the American colonies, Sidney famously inscribed the following in the Visitor’s Book at the University of Copenhagen: “This hand, enemy to.

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It included some doctrinal instruction but also practical teaching, some of which is speculative in nature and some of which is only of historical. Machiavelli asserts that there are only two types of government: republics and monarchies (or anything that is not a republic).

Machiavelli’s esoteric criticism of Christianity—though his book was published with Papal approval—was that it too often favored the meek and intellectual rather than the strong and engaged.

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Thomas Jefferson was one of many influenced by Sidney's ideas. Inhe wrote of the Discourses: "They are in truth a rich treasure of republican principles, supported by copious & cogent arguments, and adorned with the finest flowers of science.

It is. Algernon Sidney or Sydney (15 January – 7 December ) was an English politician and member of the middle part of the Long Parliament.A republican political theorist, colonel, and commissioner of the trial of King Charles I of England, he opposed the king's was later charged with plotting against Charles II, in part based on his most famous work, Discourses Concerning.

The Prince and The Discourses Republics as Mixed Government The Mixture as Adaptability The Value of Conflict Factors of Social Class The Conditions for Republican Rule Theory and Method Politics and Morality The Letter to Vettori Suggestions for Further Reading.

THE DISCOURSES OF NICCOL" MACHIAVELLI Table of Contents The Text NotesBrand: Penguin Publishing Group. The "Discourses concerning government" is an answer to Filmer's Patriarcha". See Dict. nat. biog. xviii, p. Signatures: pi² a-o² P1 B-6K² Includes index ESTC (RLIN) Getty copy lacks frontispiece port Binding: calfskin, rebacked.

Edges red. Striped ribbon place marker Two inscriptions in pencil on t.p.: Smith T & E; and, Mr. Godkin / These are Machiavelli's essays on the lessons to be learned from Titus Livy's first ten books about Roman history.

Though other works existed, Machiavelli chose Livy's histories because Livy was an eye witness to the fall of the Roman velli's purpose for writing The Discourses can be summed up in one line: "The multitude is wiser and more constant than a prince.". A NOTE ON BOOKS. There are few good books in English on Rousseau’s politics.

By far the best treatment is to be found in Mr. Bernard Bosanquet’s Philosophical Theory of the State. Viscount Morley’s Rousseau is a good life, but is not of much use as a criticism of views; Mr.

Boyd’s The Educational Theory of Rousseau contains some fairly good chapters on the political views. First American edition Sidney, Algernon.

Discourses on Government. To which is Added, An Account of the Author's Life, and a Copious Index. Originally published: New York: Richard Lee, 3 Volumes. ; ; pp. Reprintedby The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN ; ISBN Hardcover. New. * First American edition first published in England Author: Algernon Sidney.

Introduction Summary. Niccolò Machiavelli () begins his work for the government of Florence, Italy in during a time of political upheaval and cultural becomes a diplomat who serves, among others, the Medici family; he is exiled in and begins his career as an author with the Discourses on Livy and his most famous book, The Prince.

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The discourses, in this formal sense, can shape, define, or limit the discourses, in the sense of dialogue, that we are having and are able to have. Thus, the name of New Discourses fits.

The goal of New Discourses is to provide means and opportunities to have new discourses, in both senses of the word. Our social, political, and cultural. Machiavelli defended republican forms of government in response to the problem of political decay on the grounds that mixing the different forms of government would achieve the benefits of each and counteract their natural flaws.

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(Book 1, Chapter 4, Page 30) Throughout the Discourses, Machiavelli points up the tensions between wealthy Roman nobles and ordinary plebeians and the political solutions that regulate those tensions. Book One, The Development of Rome's Constitution, Preface, The Best Form of Government, Religion, The Transition From Servitude to Freedom This Study Guide consists of approximately 25 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more.

Other articles where Discourses on the First Ten Books of Livy is discussed: Niccolò Machiavelli: The Discourses on Livy: Like The Prince, the Discourses on Livy admits of various interpretations. One view, elaborated separately in works by the political theorists J.G.A.

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As the natural tendency of every government is to usurp sovereignty and to invalidate the social contract, the government's interests are always in conflict with those of the sovereign. The best means of restraining the executive is holding periodic.