International Studies in Phenomenology and Philosophy

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Not even a God can save us now

Reading Machiavelli after Heidegger

Brian Harding


The interplay between violence, religion, and politics is a central problem for societies and has attracted the attention of important philosophers, including Martin Heidegger, Jacques Derrida, and René Girard. Centuries earlier during the Italian Renaissance, these same problems drew the interest of Niccolò Machiavelli.

Publication details

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press

Place: Montreal-Kingston

Year: 2017

Pages: 224

Series: McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Ideas Series

Series volume: 70

ISBN (hardback): 9780773550513

Full citation:

Harding Brian (2017). Not even a God can save us now: Reading Machiavelli after Heidegger, McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal-Kingston.