Books by Maurizio Viroli

REPUBLICANISM by Maurizio Viroli
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"Though repetitive and sometimes vague, Viroli's examination of political ideals should be of great interest to students of civics and practical philosophy."
A meditation on the form of government best suited to accommodate—but by no means depend on—the active participation of citizens. Read full book review >
NICCOLÒ’S SMILE by Maurizio Viroli
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"Intriguing, but best for those with a particular interest in Machiavelli or 16th-century Italian politics."
A chronicle of how Machiavelli's unforgiving and complex view towards politics and leadership coexisted with an unusual generosity of spirit. Read full book review >