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Title: Traços de mudança e de permanência em editoriais de jornais pernambucanos
Subtitle: Da forma ao sentido
Written By: Valéria Severina Gomes
Series Title: Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für romanische Philologie 352

This book deals with the Press in Brazil in its historical, social and
cultural context, with particular attention being paid to the strategies of
printed written communication. The author reconstructs the constellation of
texts into which the discursive tradition of the editorial is integrated.
The emphasis is placed on the description of the features of both
linguistic and extra-linguistic change and continuity which characterise
leading articles published in Brazilian Portuguese in the 19th century so
that the relationship between the historicity of the language and the text
is impressed on the reader.

Este livro aborda as configurações históricas, sociais e culturais da
imprensa; acompanha as práticas, tendências e estratégias da comunicação
impressa; reconstitui a constelação de textos na qual o editorial está
inserido; e descreve os traços de mudança e de permanência em termos
lingüísticos e extralingüísticos na composição do editorial e no português
brasileiro do século XIX, estabelecendo, assim, a relação entre a
historicidade da língua e do texto.

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9783484523524
Pages: 206
Prices: Europe EURO 79.95

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ISBN-13: 9783484971493
Pages: 206
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