Manuel João Cruz


Biography

Manuel João Cruz is a 3rd year Ph.D. student in Communication Sciences at the Faculty of Arts, University of Coimbra. He is currently studying political narratives and the populist narrative of Chega. He works in the area of Social Sciences with an emphasis on Communication Sciences and Political Science. He is the author of several articles on Disinformation and Fake News, as well as a book chapter on education in Higher Education. He is a researcher at the Centre for Social Studies (CES) at the University of Coimbra (UC), where he's part of the thematic line on Democracy, Justice and Human Rights.At CES he's part of the project "UNPOP: Dismantling Populism: Comparing the formation of narratives of emotion and their effects on political behavior. He is also a member of the Organizing Committee of the Jornadas de Comunicação of the Faculty of Arts, University of Coimbra. Main research interests: Media, Populism, Democracy, Narrative Studies. Main research interests: Media, Populism, Democracy, Narrative Studies.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Cruz, Manuel João (2021), Modelos Tradicionais eAlternativos de Aprendizagem no Ensino Superior em Contexto Pandémico, in Manuela Ferreira (org.), InCompetências emocionais e prevenção do abandono no Ensino Superior. Viseu: Edições Esgotadas, 50-59

Article in Scientific journal

Morais, Nídia Salomé; Cruz, Manuel (2020), "Desinformação e fake news. estudo com alunos de comunicação de uma Instituição de Ensino Superior", Mediapolis, 11, 27-40