António Carvalho


Biography

António Carvalho currently works as a research fellow at the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra, where he is the principal investigator of TROPO (2018-2021), a research project funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology which aims at analyzing the multiple ontologies of the Anthropocene in Portugal. Previously he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Nova University of Lisbon (IHMT/NOVA), where he was in charge of implementing the Research Fairness Initiative. His research interests include affect, post-humanist theory, the ethics of emerging technologies, mindfulness and the Anthropocene.


Latest Publications

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Carvalho, António (2021), "Rethinking the politics of meditation: Practice, affect and ontology", The Sociological Review

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Ferreira, Vera; Carvalho, António (2021), "Narratives of Socioecological Transition. The Case of the Transition Network in Portugal", Nature and Culture, 16, 2, 42-66

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Carvalho, António; Ferreira, Vera; Matos, Ana Raquel (2021), "Ontologias do Antropoceno : Crise climática, respostas sociopolíticas e tecnologias emergentes", Forum Sociológico, 38

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