Domingos Faria

Academic Degree:
Professional Category:
FCT Junior Researcher
Research group: LanCog
Domingos Faria holds a FCT junior researcher position at the Center of Philosophy of the University of Lisbon, where he develops a project entitled “The Epistemology of Complex Disagreement Among Social Groups”. He earned a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Lisbon (2017) with a thesis entitled “Is belief in God properly basic? Defense of a moderate inferentialism”. His primary areas of research are epistemology and philosophy of religion. He is also interessed in Philosophy of Logic, Metaphysics, and Teaching of Philosophy. More information about his work can be found here:

Selected Publications

  1. “Group Belief: Defending a minimal version of summativism”. In Epistemology & Philosophy of Science, Volume 58, Issue 1, pp. 82-93.
  1. “Group Testimony: Defending a Reductionist View”. In Logos & Episteme – An International Journal of Epistemology, Volume 11, Issue 3, pp. 283-304.
  1. “Is epistemic safety threatened by Frankfurt cases? A reply to Kelp”. In Diametros – An Online Journal of Philosophy, 17 (66), pp. 66-71.
  1. “(β) não dá Base ao Incompatibilismo entre Determinismo e Livre-Arbítrio”. In Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia, Vol. 75 (3), pp. 1951–76.
  1. “Dois exorcismos para afastar o novo génio maligno”. In Principia: an international journal of epistemology, 21 (3), pp. 461-471.
  1. “Is There Room for Justified Beliefs without Evidence? A Critical Assessment of Epistemic Evidentialism”. In Logos & Episteme: an International Journal of Epistemology, VII, 2, pp. 137-152.
  1. “Mackie vs Plantinga on the warrant of theistic belief without arguments”. In Scientia et Fides, 4, pp. 77-100.
  1. “Será procedente o argumento de Kripke contra a teoria da identidade tipo-tipo?”. In Revista Portuguesa de Filosofia, Vol. 70 (1), pp. 112-131.