Analyze Machiavelli and Plato and their relationship to each other

In this 4-5 page double-spaced writing assignment, you will be asked to summarize some of the key points presented by 2 of the authors from weeks 2-4, analyze their relationship to each other (Do they agree or disagree? Does one complicate the position of the other? In what ways?), and explain your own position in relation to the authors. You will be graded on your understanding of the authorsi?? arguments, the quality of your argument concerning their relationship, the quality of your argument concerning your own position, spelling and grammar, and your use of the academic integrity practices taught in the course.