PARA UMA GENEALOGIA DO ESTADO TERRITORIAL SOBERANO

@inproceedings{Esteves2006PARAUG,
  title={PARA UMA GENEALOGIA DO ESTADO TERRITORIAL SOBERANO},
  author={Paulo Esteves},
  year={2006}
}
Inspired by Michel Foucault´s geneological method, the present article analyzes the conditions of existence of the modern territorial State. This is a political form that emerged in the Classical Era (17th and 18th centuries) and prospered through the articulation of its own power regime: sovereignty. In this vein, this article argues that in the Classical Era, sovereignty was able to articulate power and knowledge within the same framework, producing a series of mechanisms, strategies and… CONTINUE READING