As we know

February 9, 2019 0 Comment

As we know, in the human association, the successful state-building was very important thing. It is the key for the promotion of human well-being. Niccolo Machiavelli distinguished as the father of modern political science and renowned work for The Prince (II Principe) in 1513 expressed that the state is to be worshipped even by sacrifing the individual for the interest of the state. He did not clearly formulate concept of sovereignty in the prince or the discourse. But, we think that he was a great guardian of absolute power. He continuously advised his prince to use an absolute power to achieve his objective which is union of Italy. To unify the various warring states of Italy was a sole objective for the prince according to Machiavelli thought. Besides, according to Machiavelli, sovereignty was simply a type of power which the prince could use. However, he conceptualized a central and close-knitted modern nation state. He also advised his prince to neglect or deny morality and religion. He described immoral behaviour such as dishonesty and the killing of innocents, as being normal and effective in politics plus to maintaining their power