José Miranda Justo

Academic Degree:
Professional Category:
Associate Professor

Research Group: Praxis

PhD, University of Lisbon, 1990, with a dissertation on the History of Philosophy of Language. Associate Professor at the  Faculty of Humanities of the University of Lisbon. Member of the CFUL since its foundation. Publishes and lectures on the following areas: Philosophy of Language, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Philosophy of History, Hermeneutics, History of Philosophy, Translation Studies.

Selected Publications


– «Friedrich Schleiermacher: A Theory of Translation Based on Dialectics», in Teresa Seruya, José Miranda Justo (eds.), Rereading Schleiermacher: Translation, Cognition and Culture, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2016, pp. 3-14.

– «Time and Freedom in Kant and Kierkegaard: Toeards a Better Understanding of the Affinities between Kierkegaard and Nietzsche», in Katia Hay, Leonel R. dos Santos (eds.), Nietzsche, German Idealism and its Critics, Berlin, Boston: Walter de Gruyter, 2015, pp. 258-270.

– «Singularity, Universality and Inspiration in their Relation to Artistic Creation», in Sztuka i Filosofia, 45 – 2014, Uniwersytet Warszawski Instytut Filozofii, ISNN: 1230-0330, pp. 32-43.

– «Aesthetic Experience and Artistic Creativity: Knowledge, Affects, Imagination and Language, in Ana Rita Ferreira, Ana Nolasco (eds.), Creative Processes in Art, Lisboa: Cieba, 2014, ISBN 978-989-8771-06-3, acessível em, pp. 25-40.

– «Kierkegaard’s Writing and Infinitude. If We are Finite How Can We Relate or Refer to Infinitude?», in José Miranda Justo, Elisabete de Sousa, René Rosfort (eds.), Kierkegaard and the Challenges of Infinitude. Philosophy and Literature in Dialogue, Lisboa: CFUL, 2013, pp. 173-184.

– «Gilles Deleuze: Kierkegaard’s Presence in his Writings», in Jon Stewart, Kierkegaard’s Influence on Philosophy. Tome II: Francophone Philosophy, Kierkegaard Research: Sources, Reception and Resources, Volume 11, Tome II, Ashgate, Farnham, Burlington 2012, pp. 83-110.

– «Time Determinations in Kierkegaard’s Philosophical Fragments», in José Miranda Justo e Elisabete de Sousa (eds.), Kierkegaard in Lisbon. Contemporary Readings of Repetition, Fear and Trembling, Philosophical Fragments and the 1843 and 1844 Upbuilding Discourses, Lisboa: CFUL, 2012, pp. 131-138.