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Excellence unleashed
Paul J. Rasmussen

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Excellence unleashed
Machiavelli's critique of Xenophon and the moral foundation of politics
Paul J. Rasmussen.

Published 2009 by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Xenophon's Persian republic
Tumults, liberty, and tyranny: Machiavelli's unconventional republicanism
The reform of tyranny in Xenophon's Hiero
The legacy of Cyrus and the limits of politics
Cyrus' Socratic education
Machiavelli's Cyrus and the humanity of effective rule
Glory, moral innovation, and the Christian prince
Conclusion: the philosopher and politics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ).

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
172
Library of Congress
JA79 .R37 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22569061M
Internet Archive
excellenceunleas00rasm
ISBN 10
0739128248, 073913311X
ISBN 13
9780739128244, 9780739133118
LC Control Number
2008039310
Library Thing
8162956
Goodreads
6688977

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