Sociology of Religion

4.5 ECTs / Semester / Português

Knowledge, comprehension: Interpreting the social theories; Recognize different paradigms in the social sciences; Identify the specific problems of the Cultural Anthropology and Sociology; Understanding the functional relationships between religion, culture, society, and the individual; Describe religion on the multiple modernities; Identify the different argumentative frameworks in contemporary debates.

Application: Describe the social detraditionalization; Recognize indicators of social change; Identify the social processes of identity construction; Identify the social recomposition of religious identities.

Analysis, synthesis, and evaluation: Appreciate the emergence of a new religious sociability; Appreciate the role of human agency in social change; Analyse social data. Read, interpret and present specialized texts; Interpreting the problems presented.


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Doutor em Antropologia (especialização em Antropologia Política) pelo Instituto de Ciências do Trabalho e Empresa - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. Mestre…