Nuno Silva

Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa
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    Pre-match Warm-Up Dynamics and Workload in Elite Futsal
    with Bruno Travassos, Bruno Gonçalves, João Brito, and Eduardo Abade
    Frontiers in Psychology 11. 2020.
    Warming up prior to competition is a widely accepted strategy to increase players’ readiness and achieve high performances. However, pre-match routines are commonly based on empirical knowledge and strongly influenced by models emerging from elite team practices. The aim of the present study was to identify and analyze current pre-match warm-up practices in elite futsal. Forty-three elite players were analyzed during their pre-match warm-up routines during the Portuguese Futsal Cup Final 8. Warm…Read more
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    Informational Existentialism! Will Information Ethics Shape Our Cultures?
    with Gonçalo Jorge Morais Costa
    International Review of Information Ethics 13 33-41. 2010.
    The evolution of philosophy and physics seem to acknowledge that "informational existentialism" will be possible. Therefore, this contribution aims to comprehend if Heidegger existentialism can enrich the bound between information theory and the intercultural dialogue as regards to information. Even so, an important query arises: why specifically Heidegger's philosophy? Because it highlights an intercultural dialogue namely with East Asian and with Arabic philosophy, which is also consistent wit…Read more