Premium Content The Ends Justifies The Means: No Excuse
By Laura Lee - February 15, 2003
Niccolo Machiavelli advocates many cutthroat policies in The Prince in his effort to model the perfect leader, one who would place the utmost importance on preserving his power and his state rather than dealing with moral dilemmas. He presents throughout the book a philosophy of practicality, and because of this, his words may sometimes give the…
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