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    In the context of Machiavelli's THE PRINCE, do you consider the "hero" of the film a leader who rules by "civil" or "wicked" means? Why? Give specific examples from the film.

    Chapter 8

    Chapter 9: http://www.ilt.columbia.edu/publications/Projects/digitexts/machiavelli/the_prince/chapter09.html

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    Based on Machiavelli's text, please refer to these notes as a guide:

    First, in the context of Machiavelli's THE PRINCE (Chapters 8-9), you might consider the "hero" as a leader who rules by both means. However, I lean more for the "civil" means sides if you must select only one of the options.

    Because the ...

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    The Prince is briefly examined.