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Compare Machiavelli’s “The Prince” to the ideas of Martin Luther

NO OUTSIDE SOURCES ARE TO BE USED!!!! All are to be from the author’s words (not the editors, not the footnotes or prefaces) and your own ideas.  Your ideas and interpretations should be supported by direct quotations and analysis of the sources. NO OUTSIDE SOURCES ARE TO BE USED: (This includes editors’ notes, monarch notes, etc.) NOTE: For all topics you are expected to support your ideas with quotations and analysis from the text(s) used, with references included for direct and indirect quotations. Essay Prompt: Compare the “ideal” ruler and government described in Machiavelli’s “The Prince” to the ideas of Luther concerning the ideal ruler and government in his work “on Secular/ Governmental Authority”. Which would you prefer to live in as a subject / individual (not a ruler), and why?       Your ideas and interpretations should be supported by direct quotations and analysis of the sources. NO OUTSIDE SOURCES ARE TO BE USED: (This includes editors’ notes, monarch notes, etc.) NOTE: For all topics you are expected to support your ideas with quotations and analysis from the text(s) used, with references included for direct and indirect quotations.