The Politics of Life: 25 Rules for Survival in a Brutal and Manipulative World

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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Inspired by the famed sixteenth century philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli, The Politics of Life offers 25 pithy rules for surviving the politics of everyday life. The rules will at times seem harsh and cruel, perhaps even immoral. But that is what comes with the turf when you are learning to deal with others as they actually behave, not how you imagine them!
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Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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Published on
Apr 16, 2007
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Pages
180
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ISBN
9781442212978
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Language
English
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Genres
Political Science / Political Process / Leadership
Self-Help / General
Self-Help / Self-Management / Time Management
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