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Machiavelli

Niccol? . 1469--1527, Florentine statesman and political philosopher; secretary to the war council of the Florentine republic (1498--1512). His most famous work is Il Principe (The Prince, 1532)

Machiavelli

An extension of Standard ML developed by Peter Buneman & Atsushi Ohori of the University of Pennsylvania in 1989, based on orthogonal persistence.

["Database Programming in Machiavelli: A Polymorphic Language with Static Type Inference", A. Ohori, Proc SIGMOD Conf, ACM, June 1989].
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Nel secondo capitolo l'autrice esamina le Istorie fiorentine, cercando di definire il pensiero politico del Machiavelli quando nel 1520 egli era giunto al punto di dover riorganizzare e chiarire le proprie idee.
Lynch suggests that what Machiavelli ultimately envisions is a synthesis of Rome or "Europe" and "Asia," a combination of Clausewitzian commitment to the decisive battle and extensive employment of maneuver, deception, and surprise in a manner reminiscent of Sun Tzu.
Machiavelli, Niccolo, The Prince, David Wootton Trans.
Born in Renaissance Florence, Machiavelli grew up in an Italy of warring city states, principalities, duchies, and corrupt popes.
This venture was never completed, though the translation of the work most dear to Kendall and most important simply was accomplished: Thoughts on Machiavelli (Meditacion sobre Maquiavelo).
No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution', said Machiavelli in The Art Of War.
In "The Prince," Niccolo Machiavelli provides guidance through the description of a system of relationships between a new prince and his principality.
While Machiavelli is dead now, and unable to enjoy his royalties, his ideas live on through Bing.
Machiavelli was not a murderer, but the cynical advice on statecraft which he gave in his book The Prince (1509) struck Shakespeare's contemporaries as so immoral that they used the term "Machiavellian" to denote someone who despised all the laws of God and man.
Managing director Jamie Byng said: "I think people would be fascinated to see what Nick has to say about Machiavelli.
Machiavelli offers crucial theoretical insights into the American presidency, as some of our leading scholars of the presidency have both implicitly and explicitly demonstrated.
Machiavelli on Modern Leadership: Why Machiavelli's Iron Rules Are as Timely and Important Today as Five Centuries Ago (St.