Commentaries and other texts written about Machiavelli.
The Devil's Morals: Ethics in Machiavelli's The Prince
Footnoted essay by Souvik Mukherjee. Asserts that in this work Machiavelli presents an opportunistic ethics of convenience.
Lecture on Machiavelli
A lecture on The Prince given by Ian Johnston in February 2002 at Vancouver Island University. The author discusses the ways to read, interpret and understand the work.
The entry from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Written by Cary Nederman.
Notes on The Prince
Maarten Maartensz's notes to The Prince, and the full text of the W.K. Marriott translation of the work.
Thomas Babington Macaulay: Machiavelli
An old essay in which the author tries to tackle the common prejudices related to Machiavelli. From Bartleby.com.
Samizdata.net: Book Review of The Prince
A review of the Prince as a weblog entry. Written from an "anti-statist" angle, by Andy Duncan. (March 20, 2004)
The New York Times: The Original Spin Doctor
Alexander Stille's review of Maurizio Viroli's book "Niccolò's Smile". Also includes the first chapter of the book. Requires free registration. (December 03, 2000)
What Machiavelli Learned From Moses
Michael Ledeen writes about Machiavelli and Moses. From the Jewish World Review. (June 07, 1999)
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