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    Machiavelli's Virtue.Harvey Claflin Mansfield - 1996 - University of Chicago Press.
    Uniting thirty years of authoritative scholarship by a master of textual detail, Machiavelli's Virtue is a comprehensive statement on the founder of modern politics. Harvey Mansfield reveals the role of sects in Machiavelli's politics, his advice on how to rule indirectly, and the ultimately partisan character of his project, and shows him to be the founder of such modern and diverse institutions as the impersonal state and the energetic executive. Accessible and elegant, this groundbreaking interpretation explains the puzzles and reveals (...)
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    Machiavelli's New Modes and Orders: A Study of the Discourses on Livy.Harvey Claflin Mansfield - 1979 - University of Chicago Press.
    Machiavelli's New Modes and Orders is the only full-length interpretive study on Machiavelli's controversial and ambiguous work, Discourses on Livy. These discourses, considered by some to be Machiavelli's most important work, are thoroughly explained in a chapter-by-chapter commentary by Harvey C. Mansfield, one of the world's foremost interpreters of this remarkable philosopher. Mansfield's aim is to discern Machiavelli's intention in writing the book: he argues that Machiavelli wanted to introduce new modes and orders in political philosophy in order to make (...)
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    A Student's Guide to Political Philosophy.Harvey Claflin Mansfield - 2001 - Isi Books.
    The ISI Guides to the Major Disciplines are reader-friendly introductions to the most important fields of knowledge in the liberal arts. Written by leading scholars for both students and the general public, they will be appreciated by anyone desiring a reliable and informative tour of important subject matter. Each title offers an historical overview of a particular discipline, explains the central ideas of each subject, and evaluates the works of thinkers whose ideas have shaped our world. They will aid students (...)
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    The Arts of Rule: Essays in Honor of Harvey Mansfield.Harvey Claflin Mansfield, Sharon R. Krause & Mary Ann McGrail (eds.) - 2008 - Lexington Books.
    The arts of rule cover the exercise of power by princes and popular sovereigns, but they range beyond the domain of government itself, extending to civil associations, political parties, and religious institutions.
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  5. Necessity in the Beginning of Cities.Harvey Claflin Mansfield - 1972 - In Niccolò Machiavelli & Anthony Parel (eds.), The Political Calculus. University of Toronto Press.
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  6. “Tocqueville's New Political Science” with Delba Winthrop.Harvey Claflin Mansfield - 2006 - In Cheryl B. Welch (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Tocqueville. Cambridge University Press.
     
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