Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Art of Power: Machiavelli, Nietzsche, and the Making of Aesthetic Political Theory” as Want to Read:
The Art of Power: Machiavelli, Nietzsche, and the Making of Aesthetic Political Theory
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Art of Power: Machiavelli, Nietzsche, and the Making of Aesthetic Political Theory

4.83  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  0 reviews
The Art of Power is a challenge to traditional political theory. Diego A. von Vacano examines the work of Machiavelli, arguing that he establishes a new, aesthetic perspective on political life. He then proceeds to carry out the most extensive analysis to date of an important relationship in political theory: that between the thought of Machiavelli and Friedrich Nietzsche. ...more
Paperback, 215 pages
Published April 28th 2007 by Lexington Books (first published January 1st 2006)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Art of Power, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Art of Power

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-36
4.83  · 
Rating details
 ·  6 ratings  ·  0 reviews


Filter
 | 
Sort order
Dave
rated it it was amazing
Jan 06, 2009
Ann
rated it it was amazing
Jan 06, 2016
John
rated it really liked it
Feb 11, 2015
TimorLame
rated it it was amazing
Aug 26, 2018
Claudia
rated it it was amazing
Dec 04, 2007
Kat
rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2007
Londress
marked it as to-read
Dec 04, 2007
Mx. Carlon
marked it as to-read
Sep 11, 2010
Brandon Sides
marked it as to-read
Sep 15, 2010
Amie M
marked it as to-read
Jan 05, 2011
Gerardo Cid
marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2011
Cathy Aubrecht
is currently reading it
Sep 27, 2011
Joshua
marked it as to-read
Oct 11, 2012
Che
is currently reading it
Apr 18, 2013
Tunç
marked it as to-read
Dec 06, 2013
Erin
marked it as to-read
Jan 28, 2014
Philip Vergel
marked it as to-read
Jan 31, 2014
Ambar
marked it as to-read
Feb 02, 2014
Janice Mercieca
marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2014
Arun
marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2014
Cody Sexton
marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2014
Sharan
marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2014
Renan Virginio
marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2015
Donovan
marked it as to-read
Mar 26, 2015
George
marked it as to-read
May 01, 2015
Matt
marked it as to-read
Jul 07, 2015
Bakunin
marked it as to-read
Jul 13, 2015
António
marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2015
C
marked it as to-read
Jul 29, 2016
Friedrich von Uxküll
marked it as to-read
Sep 23, 2016
Fadi
marked it as to-read
Nov 01, 2016
Roger Morris
marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2017
Vaibhav Verma
marked it as to-read
Mar 30, 2017
Giorgos Vachtanidis
is currently reading it
Aug 06, 2017
Nikhil Singh
marked it as to-read
Aug 16, 2017
Megan Tully
marked it as to-read
Jan 19, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »