Machiavellianism

This is why psychopaths don't make good investors — despite working well in positions of power

• <b>Some research has shown psychopaths do well in some positions of power due to their personality traits.</b>• <b><br>However, a new study has found being a hedge fund manager isn't one of them.</b><p>There are some benefits to being a psychopath. As well as their negative traits, such as lack of empathy, psychopaths …

Psychology

This riddle could reveal whether someone is a psychopath or not

Moral dilemmas are often used by researchers to identify psychopathic traits because they offer a deeper understanding of someone's judgement.<p>In one …

Psychology

Hume and Machiavelli: Political Realism and Liberal Thought (review)

In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:<p>Hume Studies Volume 31, Number 1, April 2005, pp. 181-183 FREDERICK G. WHELAN. Hume …

British Philosophy

Shakespeare, Machiavelli, and Montaigne: Power and Subjectivity from Richard II to Hamlet (review)

Over the past fourteen years Hugh Grady has emerged as one of the most important commentators on Shakespeare's relation to twentieth-century theory …

Johns Hopkins University

Republicanism, Religion, and Machiavelli's Savonarolan Moment

Machiavelli’s readers often take at face value his claim that Christianity has weakened Italy’s civic spirit and martial valor, leaving it open to …

Johns Hopkins University

Machiavelli and Fascism

In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:<p>MACHIAVELLI AND FASCISM HERBERT L. STEWART T HE purpose of this article is to discuss …

Fascism

American Machiavelli: Alexander Hamilton and the Origins of U.S. Foreign Policy, and: The Many Faces of Alexander Hamilton: The Life and Legacy of America's Most Elusive Founding Father (review)

<i>American Machiavelli: Alexander Hamilton and the Origins of U.S. Foreign Policy</i>, and: <i>The Many Faces of Alexander Hamilton: The Life and Legacy of</i> …

Foreign Policy

Creating Necessity: Well-Used Violence in the Thought of Machiavelli

Vettius Messius said to his soldiers: "Follow me. There is neither wall nor rampart in the way, but just armed forces to oppose armed forces. In …

Johns Hopkins University

Machiavelli in the British Isles: Two Early Modern Translations of The Prince (review)

Since the pioneering and much-plagiarized thesis of John Wesley Horrocks, <i>Machiavelli in Tudor Political Opinion and Discussion</i> (1908), early modern …

British Isles

Republics are a Species of State: Machiavelli and the Genealogy of the Modern State

Republics are a Species of State: Machiavelli and the Genealogy of the Modern State<p>Abstract<p>Abstract:<p>Machiavelli's The Prince is often credited with …

Johns Hopkins University

Machiavelli, Hobbes, and the Formation of a Liberal Republicanism in England (review)

For historians and other Renaissance scholars unfamiliar with Vickie Sullivan's previous work, she has already established herself among political …

British Philosophy

The English Face of Machiavelli: A Changing Interpretation, 1500–1700 by Felix Raab (review)

<i>The English Face of Machiavelli: A Changing Interpretation, 1500–1700</i> by Felix Raab (review)<p>In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the …

Johns Hopkins University

Pyrrhus' Rules: Playing with Power from Boccaccio to Machiavelli

In the frame-tale of the <i>Decameron,</i> Boccaccio elaborates a utopian political, and ethical, order, which seems to realize in ideal form the mixed …

Johns Hopkins University

Shakespeare and Machiavelli (review)

"Shakespeare and Machiavelli"—a wonderful topic: two great names, one from the beginning of the sixteenth century, one from the end; the greatest …

Johns Hopkins University

Seeking Real Truths: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Machiavelli (review)

A multidisciplinary volume dedicated to Machiavelli is welcome, and the editors' goal "to widen the scholarly lens on Machiavelli to include the work …

Johns Hopkins University

Pocock and Machiavelli: Structuralist Explanation in History

In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:<p>Notes and Discussions POCOCK AND MACHIAVELLI: STRUCTURALIST EXPLANATION IN HISTORY I. …

Johns Hopkins University

Machiavelli in Hell (review)

In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:<p>Reviews205 etiological one proposed. Fischer says that his topic is not Cavell's view …

Johns Hopkins University

Interparental conflict linked to higher levels of Machiavellianism in boys -- but not girls

Conflict among parents is associated with higher levels of Machiavellianism in boys, according to new psychological research published in <i>Personality</i> …

Personality

Theresa May’s staff broke all of Machiavelli’s rules

Theresa May must have woken up this morning wondering, for a split second, if yesterday was all just a very bad dream. The front pages will hammer home the reality of her situation – she was ‘luckless’, says one of the kinder headlines. But I wonder: how much did yesterday’s shambolic performance …

Brexit

5 Eateries In Sydney, Adelaide And Melbourne You Need To Try This Weekend

Advertisement<p>There's no better reason to spend all your money on delicious food than a long weekend. Especially in Spring.<p>As the sun sets this Labour …

Restaurants

Princeton Machiavellianism

The snowflakes who run the <i>Princetonian</i>–the campus newspaper at Princeton University–became so upset by their own editorial board’s right-of-center …

Conservative View

Who Empathizes with Machiavellian or Narcissistic Leaders?

Have you ever worked with a leader who manipulates others to get their own way? Or is there someone in your team who is so completely self-obsessed that they disregard other’s opinions and contributions? Hostile personality characteristics such as these might help people climb the career ladder, …

Basic Program ONLINE Sample Discussion on Machiavelli's "The Prince"

Join the Basic Program for a Free ONLINE Sample Discussion on Machiavelli's <i>The Prince</i>.<p>"Of Those Who Through Wickedness Attain to the Principate" <i>The</i> …

University of Chicago

How to Avoid the Machiavellianism That Derails Careers

What’s in it for me?<p>Machiavellianism is one of the four “dark personality traits,” and I would guess that all of you have encountered at least <i>one</i> …

Leadership

Machiavelli on Liberty and Conflict

2017.06.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews<b></b><b>David Johnston, Nadia Urbinati, and Camila Vergara (eds.), Machiavelli on Liberty and</b> …

Philosophy

The Prince: Why One of the Most Hated Books in History Still Matters

Why is Machiavelli's <i>The Prince</i> still relevant today? <br>Read More

Richard Nixon

The Prince by Machiavelli- Review: Why It's Still So Important Today

Book Review, Philosophy<p>The Prince by Machiavelli – Review: Why It Is Still So Relevant Today<p>No Comments<p>Written to win favour with the Governor of …

Royal Family

The Reception of The Prince1513–1700, or Why We Understand Machiavelli the Way We Do

The Reception ofThe Prince1513–1700, or Why We Understand Machiavelli the Way We Do<p>Abstract<p>Abstract:<p>This article traces the reception of …

Johns Hopkins University

Bucket List Experiences: How to Learn Italian in Florence

195<p>66<p>4<p>2<p>Shares 267<p><i>Psst, FYI - this post may contain affiliate links, which means I earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you purchase from</i> …

Language Learning