Niccolo Machiavelli

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Noun1.Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)
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For political theorists of the realist school, like NiccolE Machiaveli and Henri Kissinger, "legality does not matter.
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More conservative commentators have, as he rightly points out (83-5), been sometimes mistakenly inclined to separate religion from other ideological practices of the period, but Shapiro's reductive binary opposition between Jew and Christian is too rigid to take account of, say, the more openly iconoclastic multiform representations of Marlowe, or the combination of orthodox catholicism and political expediency of a Machiaveli.