Doctoral Degree in Philology and Philosophy

Academic year 2018-19

Lines of research

  1. Acquisition, teaching, and assessment of second and foreign languages
  2. Catalan philology
  3. Contemporary Catalan language and literature
  4. History of the Catalan language
  5. Second and foreign language learning environments: formal teaching, integrated content and language learning, stays abroad in countries where the target language is spoken
  6. Onomastics
  7. Historical morphosyntax of Spanish
  8. Historical phonology and phonetics of Spanish
  9. Corpus linguistics
  10. Contact with languages and bilingualism
  11. Language change and variation
  12. Synchrony and diachrony
  13. Language acquisition
  14. Perception and production of L2 speech
  15. Applied linguistics, language evaluation ("testing"); second language teaching and learning
  16. Contemporary Catalan literature
  17. Popular literature
  18. History of Catalan theatre
  19. Medieval Catalan literature
  20. Modern Catalan literature
  21. History of Catalan culture
  22. History of theatre
  23. 20th-century Spanish poetry, novels, and theatre
  24. Reader-response criticism
  25. Contemporary Spanish literature
  26. Literature by female authors
  27. Poetic self-representation of the female
  28. Literature in the Portuguese language
  29. Literature in the German language
  30. Literature in the French language
  31. Modernity and the avant-garde
  32. Literary aesthetics
  33. Ramón del Valle-Inclán
  34. 19th-century literature
  1. The presence of Spanish classics in contemporary literature
  2. Textual criticism of texts from the Spanish Golden Age
  3. Bartolomé Jiménez Patón
  4. 18th-century baroque poetry, especially Gabriel Álvarez de Toledo and Eugenio Gerardo Lobo
  5. Diego de Torres Villarroel
  6. Spanish Golden Age preachers
  7. Cervantes
  8. Emblems
  9. Humanism
  10. Cultural studies
  11. Gender studies
  12. Communication studies
  13. Postcolonial studies
  14. British literature from the 18th to the 21st centuries.
  15. Shakespeare
  16. Interculturality
  17. Greek philosophy: pre-Socratic philosophy, Platonism, Aristotelianism, Hellenistic philosophy, formation of vocabulary used in Greek philosophy, doxography, Diogenes Laërtius
  18. Origins of philosophy: Greek religion, Orphism, Dionysism, Greco-Roman mysteries, Neoplatonism, Derveni papyrus, Chrysippus, Stoicism
  19. History of ideas
  20. History of medieval, Renaissance, and modern thought
  21. The link between metaphysics and ethics. The link between the theory of knowledge and anthropology
  22. Modern roots of contemporary thought. Montaigne. Descartes
  23. Links between epistemology, ethics, and politics in modern and contemporary thought
  24. German idealism, especially Hegel
  25. The study and translation of the works of F. Nietzsche
  26. Phenomenology, Heidegger
  27. The concept of the person in bioethics
  28. The concept of solidarity
  29. Religion and criticism in society: Walter Benjamin
  30. Contemporary Hispanic philosophy
  31. Philosophy of science and public policies on science and technology
  32. Social and political philosophy
  33. Anthropology
  34. Aesthetics