Compare and contrast the arguments presented in Machiavelliâ€™s The Prince with those presented in Hobbesâ€™ Leviathan, focusing on the following areas: How does each philosopher conceive of human nature, and how do their conceptions of human nature influence their political theories? In what ways are Machiavelliâ€™s and Hobbesâ€™ theories influenced by the historical context in which they were writing? Do Machiavelli and Hobbes have different aims or intentions when developing their political theories? Why is Machiavelli sometimes considered a â€˜political realistâ€™? Can this label also be meaningfully ascribed to Hobbes? How would Machiavelli and Hobbes react to each otherâ€™s political theory?