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Management and Machiavelli

discovering a new science of management in the timeless principles of statecraft

by Antony Jay

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Pfeiffer in Amsterdam, San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527,
  • Organizational behavior,
  • Corporations,
  • Management,
  • State, The

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAntony Jay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD58.7 .J38 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1082025M
    ISBN 100893842605
    LC Control Number94005605

    Machiavelli, Marketing and Management Phil Harris, Andrew Lock, Patricia Rees A fascinating, cutting-edge book that provides insight into the meaning and interpretation of Machiavelli and his works for management, marketing and political thought, and highlights their particular relevance to . Management and Machiavelli by Jay, Anthony and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Machiavelli’s best-known work is The Prince, which is considered to be one of the premier books about political philosophy. The book is intended as a how-to guide for rulers, but many of the lessons there can be applied by regular people too, and especially by those in leadership positions.


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In his book, written as a satire, Machiavelli described the way that a good prince or leader should act. He suggested two basic approaches as a basis for leadership and administration.

The views expounded by Machiavelli in The Prince may seem extreme, he emphasizes the Cited by: "Management and Machiavelli: An Inquiry into the Politics of Corporate Life" by British author, Antony R. Jay (Management Theorist & Author, born ), should rate as one of the all time management classics, but has been largely overlooked by both industrial/political leaders and by: Anthony Jay shows you how the new science of management is a continuation of the old art of government.

By looking at your own corporate organization in a political/historical context, you can fully understand its power structure - what Machiavelli wrote about statecraft in the sixteenth century holds true for business and management in the late twentieth century/5.

Niccolò Machiavelli. Niccoló Machiavelli, a Florentine diplomat, gave his own response in The Prince —a little treaty written five hundred years ago and published posthumously in Antony Jay translated it into contemporary business management language in his acclaimed book Management and Machiavelli ().

Niccolò Machiavelli - Wikipedia. The book contains a list of harsh yet practical approaches to being a stern corporate ruler. Machiavelli is mentioned in the title for a reason - the book tries to project mafia code and customs on corporate world/5.

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In this revised edition of his work, Jay revisits the principles of ancient government and applies them 5/5(1). In chapter seven of Management and Machiavelli book Prince, Machiavelli discusses at great length the political career of Borgia and proposes him to the reader as a paragon of virtù.

He is the very embodiment of the ingenuity, efficacy, manliness, foresight, valor, strength, shrewdness, and so forth that defines Machiavelli’s concept of political virtuosity.

Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli (/ ˌ m æ k i ə ˈ v ɛ l i /, also US: / ˌ m ɑː k-/; Italian: [nikkoˈlɔ mmakjaˈvɛlli]; 3 May – 21 June ) was an Italian Renaissance diplomat, philosopher and writer, best known for The Prince (Il Principe), written in He has often been called the father of modern political philosophy or political : 3 MayFlorence, Republic of Florence.

In his book, written as a satire, Machiavelli described the way that a good prince or leader should act. He suggested two basic approaches as a basis for leadership and administration.

The views expounded by Machiavelli in The Prince may seem extreme, he emphasizes the /5(5). Management Books. Book 1: Your Brain and Business – The Neuroscience of Great Leaders, by Srinivasan S. Pillay; Book 2: Humanity Wins – A Strategy for Progress and Leadership in Times of Change, by Reinhard Mohn; Book 3: The Art of War, by Sun Tzu; Book 4: The Prince, by Niccolo Machiavelli; Book 5: The Art of Money Getting, P.T.

Barnum. The Prince Nicolo Machiavelli, born at Florence on 3rd May From to held an official post Management and Machiavelli book Florence which included diplomatic missions to various European courts.

Imprisoned in Florence, ; later exiled and returned to San Casciano. Died at Florence on 22nd June File Size: KB. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Despite the sinister implications of the title, this is not an indictment of big business or the big brass; the author is a British management consultant extending his services—analyzing ""current and relevant management problems in the light of experience, observation and history,"" i.e.

by the Machiavellian method. Historic parallels provide a key (but not conclusions); the contest between. Modern management and Machiavelli. London: Business Books, (OCoLC) Named Person: Niccolò Machiavelli; Niccolò Machiavelli: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Buskirk.

The Prince (Italian: Il Principe [il ˈprintʃipe], Latin: De Principatibus) is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò his correspondence, a version appears to have been distributed inusing a Latin title, De Principatibus (Of Principalities).

However, the printed version was not published untilfive years after Author: Niccolò Machiavelli. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Management and Machiavelli by Antony Jay,Bantam Books edition, in English Management and Machiavelli ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: Witty, fun, and surprisingly useful, this is a must for the aspiring corporate Machiavelli.

Unlike other management guides, The Mafia Manager shuns theoretical verbiage and instead presents the pragmatism and guiding philosophy of the leadership that founded and captained “The Silent Empire” through its centuries of expansion and success.

‘The Prince’ remains a must read book to this day and is often regarded as the go to book for budding diplomats. In addition to that, Machiavelli was also a poet, historian and music composer during his rather eventful life. However, it was as a political thinker that he is most renowned.

Many of his words have become popular quotes over time. Machiavelli’s ethics, it should be said, were scathingly indifferent to Christian principle, and for good reason. After all, someone who believes he has God on his side is capable of anything. Management and Machiavelli by Jay, Antony, Publication date Topics Industrial management, State, The Publisher London: Hodder & Stoughton Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library :   Machiavelli’s Three Key Concepts January 5, February 7, Quintus Curtius Thought Fortune, Machiavelli, necessita, virtu If a political scientist were asked who might be the most misunderstood writer of political theory, he would probably have the name of Machiavelli high on his list.

Jay (), in his book, Management and Machiavelli, strongly asserted that the adroit and successful business leader had to be deft at politics and be an ac tive political manager to be successful.

A poet, philosopher, musician, and playwrite, Machiavelli wrote The Prince, considered the first work of political science, in What follows is some of what Machiavelli says you should do to Author: Elizabeth Bogner. The author did make some updates to the year old theories which are much needed to clarify and bridge the gap between politics in Machiavelli's days and modern business.

Also the book goes straight to the point in all of the chapters, which many philosophy books avoid. A great time saver, and very effective in the way of retention.5/5(5). Misunderstanding Machiavelli in Management 10 with hereditary kingdoms, because the focus of The Prince is geared towards leaders who are new to a territory that they have recently conquered.

In the realm of statecraft, Machiavelli’s theory goes under the name of “realism” and been practiced successfully over the centuries by such masters as Prussian Chancellor Otto von Bismarck and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger (whose book, Diplomacy, stands as the authoritative word on realism).

“Machiavelli’s Dangerous Book for Men,” by Michael Arditti, JanuThe Telegraph “Machiavelli’s Main Man,” by Alexander Stille, MaThe Los Angeles Times. The book's 26 chapters can be divided into four sections: Chapters discuss the different types of principalities or states, Chapters discuss the different types of armies and the proper conduct of a prince as military leader, Chapters discuss the character and behavior of the prince, and Chapters discuss Italy's desperate.

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Some sample pearls of wisdom: "Be sure you understand what your boss has ordered /5(6). When Machiavelli retreated to his Florentine study in and feverishly jotted down his abstract reflections on how the world ought to be in his book “Il Principe: The Prince,” he noted five aspects of a good leader that are still discussed (and even relished) in business and management literature today.

These publications typically. The first known review of the most famous work of the Florentine Niccolò Machiavelli, The Prince, certainly did not anticipate a best-seller: “I found this type of book to be written by an enemy of the human race” (Kraye ), concluded the Cardinal Pole five years after the death of the Italian writer inwhen the book finally got into press.

Machiavelliana is the first comprehensive study of the uses and abuses made of Niccolò Machiavelli’s name in management, primatology, leadership, power, as well as in novels, plays, commercial enterprises, television dramas, operas, rap music, children’s books, and more. VERDICT Unger succeeds in presenting Machiavelli as a true Renaissance man.

Both he and Viroli ponder Machiavelli's inner life, although Unger pays greater attention to The Prince. Those who have Viroli's book may consider Unger's an optional addition.

It will appeal to readers of biography, history, and political science/5(6). In his book, Machiavelli directly addresses three core principles of successful change management: 1) Change is a process – Change is not an announcement or an event, it is a process.

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