Anthony Vecchio. Completed the Bachelor in Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2019/05/10 by The University of Texas at Arlington, Bachelor in Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2019/05/10 by Tarrant County College - Northeast Campus, Bachelor in Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2019/05/10 by University of Dallas and Bachelor in Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2019/05/10 by Catholic University of America. Attends the Mestrado in Mestrado em Filosofia Política by Universidade do Minho since 2019/09/08. Published 1 articles in journals. Has 2 section(s) of books and 1 book(s). Has received 1 awards and/or honors. Works in the area(s) of Humanities with emphasis on Philosophy, Ethics and Religion with emphasis on Philosophy. In his curriculum Ciência Vitae the most frequent terms in the context of scientific, technological and artistic-cultural output are: Aristotle; Plato; Aquinas; History of Philosophy; Philosophy of Religion; Multiculturalism; Tolerance; Vulnerability; minority rights; .

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Full name
Anthony Vecchio

Citation names

  • Vecchio, Anthony

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Mobile phone
  • 967106218 (Professional)


  • 6204 Circleview Dr, 76180, North Richland Hills, Fort Worth, United States (Personal)


  • https://uta.academia.edu/AnthonyVecchio (Professional)

Knowledge fields

  • Humanities - Philosophy, Ethics and Religion - Philosophy


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English (Mother tongue)
Portuguese Beginner (A1) Beginner (A1) Beginner (A1)
Spanish; Castilian Beginner (A1) Elementary (A2) Beginner (A1)
Degree Classification
2020/12/01 - 2024/12/01
Doutoramento em Filosofia (Doutoramento)
Universidade do Minho, Portugal
"Political Education, Citizenship and the Foundations of Justice: Resolve, Self-Control, and Prudence in Xenophon and Cicero" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
2019/09/08 - 2021/06/30
Mestrado em Filosofia Política (Mestrado)
Major in Political Philosophy
Universidade do Minho, Portugal
"Who are the “Worst Off” and the “Vulnerable”? Conceptions of the Just and the Good in the Thought of John Rawls and Alasdair MacIntyre" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
2013/09/25 - 2019/05/10
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (Bachelor)
Major in Philosophy
The University of Texas at Arlington, United States

Catholic University of America, United States

University of Dallas, United States

Tarrant County College - Northeast Campus, United States


Host institution
2019/09/01 - Current Student Universidade do Minho, Portugal
Universidade do Minho, Portugal


  1. Colen, José; Vecchio, Anthony; Telo, Hélder. Uma História das Ideias Sociais e Políticas. Porto, Portugal: Ed. Aster. 2020.
Book chapter
  1. Colen, José (231B-F541-7D7D); Vecchio, Anthony. "Mind, Self and the Need of a Metavocabulary". In Revisiting Richard Rorty, 169-185. Wilmington, DE, United States: Vernon Press, 2020.
  2. Colen, José (231B-F541-7D7D); Vecchio, Anthony. "John Stuart Mill: Utilidade e o Princípio do Dano". In Uma História das Ideias Socias e Políticas, 143-158. Porto, Portugal: Editorial Aster, 2020.
  3. Colen, José; Vecchio, Anthony. "Alexis de Tocqueville: O Homem Democrático e a Paixão da Igualdade". In Uma História das Ideias Sociais e Políticas, 125-142. Porto, Portugal: Ed. Aster, 2020.
  4. Vecchio, Anthony; Colen, José. "O Federalista: Democracias em Grandes Países". In Uma História das Ideias Socias e Políticas, 93-108. Porto, Portugal: Ed. Aster, 2020.
Book review
  1. Vecchio, Anthony; Colen, José. "Matthew R. McLennan. Philosophy and Vulnerability: Catherine Breillat, Joan Didion, and Audre Lorde, London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019. 183 pp.". (2020):
  2. Colen, José; Vecchio, Anthony. "Brad inwood. Stoicism: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 136 pp.". 26, 3 (2019): 539-543. http://ethical-perspectives.be/index.php.
  3. Colen, José (231B-F541-7D7D); Vecchio, Anthony. "Samuel Moyn. Not Enough: Human Right in an Unequal World. Cambridge, MA: Belknap, 2018. 277 pp". 29, 3 (2019): 546-550. http://ethical-perspectives.be/index.php.
Conference paper
  1. Vecchio, Anthony. "Kymlicka and the Paradox of Tolerance". Paper presented in Open Borders, Closed Borders: Europe, Toleration and Immigration, Braga, 2020.
  2. Vecchio, Anthony. "Sophocles' Antigone: The Philosophical Canon and the Rationality of Traditions". Paper presented in 5th Braga Colloquium in the History of Moral and Political Philosophy, Braga, 2020.
Journal article
  1. Vecchio, Anthony. "The First Walgreen Lectures by Leo Strauss (1949)". Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy Volume 47 2 (2021): 253-354. https://interpretationjournal.com/shop/the-first-walgreen-lectures-by-leo-strauss-1949-by-j-a-colen-anthony-vecchio/.
    Published • Editor
  2. Vecchio, Anthony; Colen, José. "Should we Dispense with the Idea of Personhood?". Scripta Theologica (2021): https://revistas.unav.edu/index.php/scripta-theologica/index.
  3. Vecchio, Anthony; Colen, José. "The "Modern" Principle: The Second Walgreen Lectures by Leo Strauss (1954)". Interpretation 47 4 (2020):
    In press • Editor


2015 Basselin Scholarship
The Catholic University of America School of Philosophy, United States