João Sàágua

João Sàágua

Born 1957, 24th February, João Sàágua, is Professor and Senior Research Fellow at Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, where he teaches Philosophy of Communication, Logic, and Argumentation Theory, at the Department of Communication Sciences. He has done is PhD on Contemporary Philosophy (Husserl vs. Carnap and Quine) at Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in 1990. He has a wife, and three kids (a daughter, and two sons).

His current research interests are in Defeasible Argumentation, Enthymemes, and Argumentation as Rational Action. He published on Logic – Lógica para as Humanidades (book, 2000), Philosophy of Language, and Philosophy of Communication; and several papers. Currently he is the Coordinator of the Project Argumentation, Communication, and Context (begin: April 2011 , end March 2014), rated by FCt with “Excellent”, and funded with 100 thousand euros. He was a “Visiting Philosopher” at Oxford University (University College) in 1996-7. His institutional main effort at IFL is to create and develop the Argumentation Laboratory (ArgLab), so he’s always available to be contacted by people that wants to work at ArgLab, and to do there their research, or their PHD.

Events

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EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

Discussing Davidson Colloquium

Discussing Davidson Colloquium, 26 JAN 2017, 10:30 - 18:00

January 26, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade"

Susana Viegas, "Looking is walking": Percursos imaginários, montagem e espaço

January 25, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade"

Susana Viegas, "Looking is walking": Percursos imaginários, montagem e espaço

January 25, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade"

Susana Viegas, "Looking is walking": Percursos imaginários, montagem e espaço

January 25, 2018

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

"The Force of Law", F. Schauer

December 13, 2017

Andri Christodoulou, 11 Dec 2017, 16h30

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Using argumentation as a tool for…

December 11, 2017

Dina Mendonça, Fr 27 Nov 17 Sala 606 TB, 16h

Dina Mendonça on the Role of Reflexivity and Meta-Emotions in…

November 24, 2017

I Biennale Nietzscheana - "Nietzsche e as artes / Nietzsche and the Arts"

First meeting of the Research Group "HyperNietzsche" - Public Conference

November 15, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH