State University of New York Press (1995)

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After exploring the theory and practice of politics in ancient China, ancient India, and modern Europe, Scharfstein argues that the justification for deception and force is inseparable from political life and assesses the chances for a better political future
Keywords Political ethics   Political leadership   Machiavellianism
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