He completed a Degree in Philosophy with a mark of sixteen at the University of Porto in 1989 and obtained a Master’s Degree in Educational Sciences (with a specialism in the Psychology of Education) at the University of Coimbra with a final classification of ‘very good’, supervised by Professor João José Santos Matos Boavida, which provided the background for the current publication. He is presently finishing his doctorate in the Philosophy of Education. Among his publications are: “Massagem mediática: um desafio à teoria da educação”, in Teoria da educação – Contributos ibéricos (Coimbra University Press). In his role as a teacher, he has worked in secondary schools, and from 1991 in higher education, being Assistant Professor at the School of Education at Guarda Polytechnic Institute. He has been a member of the Executive Committee of the Iberian Studies Centre since 2002.