Necropolitical vs Necropolitics - What's the difference?
| Derived terms
Necropolitical is a derived term of necropolitics.
As an adjective necropolitical
is of or relating to necropolitics.
As a noun necropolitics is
the relationship between sovereignty and power over life and death.
Of or relating to necropolitics.
, author=Thomas Pynchon
, title=Gravity's Rainbow
, passage=...leas more golden as their linseed oil ages, even more autumnal, necropolitical
, than prewar hopes...
The relationship between sovereignty and power over life and death.
, author=Mitchell Dean
, title=Governing societies: political perspectives on domestic and international rule
, passage=The idea of a supreme power which monopolizes legitimate violence is as much about limiting and restraining 'necropolitics' as it is about engaging in it.}}