Gender and Sovereignty seeks to reconstruct the thought of sovereignty in post-patriarchal society. Sovereignty is associated with emancipation, and an test is made to loose either thoughts from the static features which derive from the Enlightenment and an uncritical view of the country. To reconstruct sovereignty, we needs to glance past the nation. Sovereignty, analysed in relational phrases, turns into aligned with autonomy and self-determination in a global within which women and men can in simple terms be sovereign after they empower each other.

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