Phenomenology and Hermeneutics of Religion

4.5 ECTs / Semester / Português

Knowledge, comprehension: Describe the modern emergence of religion as a scientific object; Interpret theories of religion; Recognize different hermeneutical perspectives; Identify the concepts and methods of the Phenomenology of Religion; Analyse the religious experience; Describe transitions and transformations in selected world religions.

Collecting, analysing and synthesizing: Examine the study of religion as an academic discipline; Investigate the nature of sacred and the categories of sacred and secular in human experience; Analyse the sources and documents of religious traditions.

Evaluation and application: Examine the significance of religious phenomena from diverse religious and cultural perspectives, and investigates patterns of religious phenomena that have appeared in world cultures and civilizations; Examine cultural dimensions of sacred language; evaluate various the intellectual approaches and methods used in the study of religious phenomena.


Professor Associado
Professor associado da Faculdade de Teologia. Doutor em Antropologia (especialização em Antropologia Política) pelo Instituto de Ciências do Trabalho e Empresa…