ITA400H1: Machiavelli

Hours: 
24S

An intensive study of Machiavelli’s major works in English translation, including his political treatises (The Prince, excerpts from The Discourses), plays (The Mandrake Root), letters, and short story (Belfagor), in the context of Renaissance Florence, the history of Machiavelli criticism, and modern ethical debates. This course includes a component designed to enhance students' research experience. (Given in English)

Prerequisite: 

Completion of at least 10.0 FCEs

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)