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  • 614 Theology
  • Early Judaism
  • Hebrew Bible
  • Textual Criticism
  • Septuagint

Publications 2014 2019

Rewriting Joshua Traditions in Late Second Temple Judaism: Judean-Samaritan Relations as a Catalyst for Textual Changes

Mäkipelto, V. J., 2019, (Submitted) Scriptures in the Making: Texts and Their Transmission in Late Second Temple Judaism. Hakola, R., Orpana, J. & Huotari, P. (eds.). Peeters

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

The Scholars' Corner: Cultural Evolution and the Biblical World

Uusimäki, E. K. (ed.) & Mäkipelto, V. J. (ed.), 2019

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual ProductsProfessional

Joosuan kirjan tekstihistoria Septuagintan valossa

Mäkipelto, V. J., Oct 2018, Sisälle Septuagintaan. Aejmelaeus, A., Kujapää, K. & Tucker, M. (eds.). Helsinki: Suomen eksegeettinen seura, p. 113-123 11 p. (Suomen Eksegeettisen Seuran julkaisuja; no. 116).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Activities 2014 2018

How Ancient Jewish Scribes Rewrote Sacred History

Ville Mäkipelto (Speaker)
7 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

University of British Columbia

Ville Mäkipelto (Visiting researcher)
1 Oct 201831 Dec 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

SBL Annual Meeting 2018

Ville Mäkipelto (Attendee)
17 Nov 201820 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

European Association of Biblical Studies Committee (External organisation)

Ville Mäkipelto (Board member)

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in research network

Why is Josh 22:27b-28 Missing in the Old Latin?

Ville Mäkipelto (Speaker)
30 Apr 20184 May 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation