[FE 2030]  BAC. 2nd yr Philosophy of Religion – 24.25

Semester II
thursday 08:30 - 10:15

Course Information

Professor: TRIGUEROS BUENA, Felipe
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester II
thursday 08:30 - 10:15


Human existence and religious experiences. Different approaches to religion. The essence and causes of the religious attitude and phenomenon. The main characteristics of religion. Basic religious attitudes. St. Thomas and the virtue of Religion. Religion as an essential dimension of human beings.


W. James, The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature, Cambridge (MA), 1902; M. Eliade, The Sacred and the Profane: The nature of religion, New York 1961; M. Peterson (ed.), Reason and Religious Belief: An Introduction to Philosophy or Religion, Oxford 1998; M.J. Murray (ed.), Philosophy or Religion: The Big Questions, Oxford 1989; Thomas De Aquino, Summa Theologiae, II-II, qq. 80- 99; W.J. Wainwright (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Religion, Oxford 2005