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BARIANI, Edison. The divine State: Alberto Torres and the national construction. Cad. CRH [online]. 2007, vol.20, n.49, pp.161-167. ISSN 0103-4979. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0103-49792007000100013.
A kind of pioneer in Brazil of a modality of institution building, Alberto Torres sceptic about the ability and possibility of action by other agents projected the State as the constructor of the Nation and organizer of Brazilian society, yet by the author formless because of the transplantation process that started it.
Keywords : Alberto Torres; State; nationalism.