Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (FCSH)

  • Avenida de Berna, 26-C

    1069-061 Lisboa


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Founded in 1977, the Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (NOVA FCSH - Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities) is distinguished by a teaching philosophy characterized by the diversity and creativity of knowledge and by the freedom of thought. Located near Lisbon city center, it hosts a total of 5 154 students, 2 693 in undergraduate programmes, 1 583 in masters and 878 in PhD programmes. It has 305 professors, almost all holding a PhD degree.

The excellence of research in Social and Human Sciences, one of the missions of NOVA FCSH, is assured by 16 Research Centres and branches of interuniversity centres. There are 13 UI funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and
Technology (FC&T), five of which rated as “Excellent” and seven as “Very Good”.

Currently, the growing academic community at NOVA FCSH has about 1 200 researchers who are integrated and/or associated to a Research Unit, as well as many other co-researchers, students and research grant holders.

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Portugal Social Sciences
language Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
democracy Social Sciences
EU Social Sciences
Arte Social Sciences
regime Social Sciences

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Research Output 1983 2019

A Business without an industry. The Portuguese Music business in turbulent times

Rodrigues, P. M. F., 2019, Popular Song in the First World War: : An International Perspective. Mullen, J. (ed.). New York: Routledge, (Ashgate popular and folk music series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Downloads (Pure)

A Companion to Early Modern Catholic Global Missions, edited by Ronnie Po-Chia Hsia

Curvelo, A., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Jesuit Studies. 6, 1, p. 166-169 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access


international relations
international system

Activities 1987 2023

«A emergência da extrema-direita e a defesa da Democracia e da Liberdade»

Raquel Varela (Organiser)
Jan 2019Sep 2019

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

Vegueta: Anuario de la Facultad de Geografía e Historia (Journal)

Paulo Jorge Corino de Sousa Pinto (Peer reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review