Smith, Nicole. "Violence, Fear and Glory in "The Prince" by Machiavelli." Article Myriad. 30 Apr 2009 <www.articlemyriad.com...>.
Summary: The author basically states that Machiavelli is being realistic in his advice. He is only advocating morally grey methods in the interest of self-preservation.
Use-value: This article will be used to address Machiavelli's unique view used when presenting his advice to the princes of his time.