In this workmanship they are analyzed the power and the different mechanisms and microstructures of its affirmation, Foucault the power does not exist, existing in surplus a countless number of practical of being able, where the citizen also is one of the main agents in the exercise of this power, but the State goes beyond these practical of control, where the production of truths also passes to be understood as of utmost importance in the process of adestramento and manufacture of the calls ' ' bodies dceis' '. The truth idea is elaborated by a maquinrio of the power that works for the State, basing practical of behavior and disciplines. ' ' The truth is of this world; it is produced in it thanks to multiple coercions and in it she produces effect regulated of poder.' ' (P. 12). The figure of the intellectual front to the taking of decision of the society also is analyzed on the point of view of the author, in if treating to the production of ' ' verdades' ' that it folloies our evolution historical, such truths are used to alienate and to establish the order of the mass and total obedience to that it withholds the power.
' ' It seems me that what if must lead in consideration in the intellectual is not, therefore, ' ' the carrier of values universais' ' ; it is somebody that occupies a specific position, but whose especificidade is on to the general functions of the device of truth in ours sociedades.' ' (P. 13). Hospital order e, over all the psychiatry and its system of internment of invalids widely is argued by Foucault, the analyzed point is the relations of being able that if they originate from practical between doctors and patients. ' ' As if it can see everything is question of being able: to dominate the power of the insane person, to be able to neutralize them that of it are they can be exerted on them, establish a therapeutical power and of adestramento, ' ' ortopedia' '.