Mikael Hornqvist, 2008–2009 | National Humanities Center

Mikael Hörnqvist (NHC Fellow, 2008–09)

Project Title

Prudenti: Machiavelli and Tocqueville on Liberty, Empire and Justice

Uppsala universitet

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Fellowship Work Summary, 2008–09

Mikael Hörnqvist made substantial progress on a book, Prudenti: Machiavelli and Tocqueville on Liberty, Empire, and Justice. He wrote "The Renaissance" for the forthcoming Oxford Handbook in Political Philosophy; "The Militia and the Art of War: Machiavelli's Military Project" for The Cambridge Companion to Machiavelli; "Classical Republicanism, Rights and Sovereignty" and "John Pocock and the Cambridge School" to appear in Ideas in History. He also wrote articles on Machiavelli, Tocqueville, and Nietzsche, and on Hanibal Lecter and Machiavelli.