Vitor Blotta

Biografia

Vitor Blotta holds an MA and a PhD in Law from the Department of Philosophy and General Theory of Law of the School of Law, USP. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Journalism and Publishing of the School of Communication and Arts, University of Sao Paulo. He mainly works with Philosophy of Law, Political Philosophy, and Communication and addresses topics such as Human Rights, Democracy, Public Sphere, Media and Communication Policies, Violence, and Citizen Security.

Academic Background

2009 - 2012 PhD in Law.
University of Sao Paulo – School of Law, USP, Brazil.
Title: Communication Law: Reconstruction of the Normative Principles of the Political Public Sphere from the Thought of Jürgen Habermas.
Advisor: Eduardo Carlos Bianca Bittar.

2006 - 2008 MA in Philosophy and General Theory of Law.
University of Sao Paulo - School of Law, USP, Brazil.
Title: Jürgen Habermas's Communicative Reason in the Production of Normative Law.
Advisor: Eduardo Carlos Bianca Bittar.

2001 - 2005 Bachelor of Arts in Law.
Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, PUCCAMP, Brazil.
Title: Social Communication in the Contemporary Rule of Law: Towards a New Social Control of Information.
Advisor: Luis Francisco Aguilar Cortêz.

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