História (São Paulo)
On-line version ISSN 1980-4369
SILVA, Márcia Pereira da. History and political cultures: the legal conceptions evoked by the military governments while score of getting legitimacy.Translated byHamilton Robin. História [online]. 2008, vol.3Selected edition, pp. 0-0. ISSN 1980-4369.
This article proposes to analyse the period of brazilian military governments (1964-1985) under the view of lawfulness culture. We intend to show how the take of political power in 1964, far of being considered just the invest of the force and of the will, it was based into a juridical effort engagement, made upon a determined theory of constitutional right with emphasis in the thought of Carl Schmitt and Hans Kelsen.
Keywords : Political Culture; Armed Services; Brazil.