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Czy opłaca się być złym? Triada ciemnych cech osobowości.

Do trzech tzw. ciemnych cech osobowości ludzkiej zalicza się: makiawelizm, narcyzm i psychopatię. W skrócie można powiedzieć, że osoba cechująca się wszystkimi trzema atrybutami ciemnej triady jest egocentrycznym manipulatorem, przekonanym o swojej wyjątkowości przy równoczesnym braku szacunku do innych oraz skłonna do zachowań aspołecznych i niebezpiecznych także dla niej samej wskutek zaniku poczucia lęku przy jednoczesnej potrzebie doznań i impulsywności. 868 more words

Polityka I Bezpieczeństwo Międzynarodowe

The Prince

In 1511, Machiavelli was a Florentine diplomat, respected and secure in his position. He was an agent of Piero Soderini, often sent abroad to represent Florence, and highly esteemed as both a scholar and a political mind. 689 more words

Reviews

Machiavelli’s The Prince

“Machiavelli, Niccolo, was an Italian statesman and student of politics. His name has long stood for all that is deep, dark, and treacherous in political leadership. 1,702 more words

Political Theory And Government

Jail-breaking Machiavelli 2: Shakespeare & Gaming Kingship

It’s interesting to note how quickly the European elite moved to demonize Machiavelli, mostly because he exposed the hypocrisy of political and ecclesiastical power, its violence and deceit. 2,328 more words

Theatricality

In the evening, as promised, pundit ji came to Vikram’s chamber. He was sitting in his bed engrossed in his thoughts, thoughts that raised questions about what he had come to believe, about his very existence. 802 more words

Fiction

The very next moment soldiers attacked Vikram and he retaliated.

“Whoosh…  Swash… Slash…” Two soldiers fell on the ground dead.

“At least, I killed the moron. 789 more words

Machiavelli

Jail-breaking Machiavelli 1: Lucifer, Elizabeth, Machiavelli

At the suggestion of someone whose opinion I’ve come to value, I started reading Peter Grey’s Lucifer: Princeps, and the book is less about “Lucifer” as a definite presence and more about sovereignty, the Dead, and how we enchant our selves and worlds. 2,589 more words

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