versão impressa ISSN 0104-8775
FONSECA, Silvia Carla Pereira de Brito. The republican language in Pernambuco (1824-1835). Varia hist. [online]. 2011, vol.27, n.45, pp. 47-73. ISSN 0104-8775. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-87752011000100003.
This article examines the language of republicanism in Pernambuco in the decades of 1820/1830 through an analyses of the federalist press of the province. It sugests that the discussions, as well as the arguments, employed in favor of the federalism in the Empire of Brazil expressed the changes in the meaning of the concept of republic in the late eighteen century.
Palavras-chave : republic; federalism; press; Pernambuco.