Virpi Mäkinen

Person

Description of research and teaching

Mäkinen's main research interests deal with medieval and early modern moral theology and philosophy as well as medieval and early modern political thought. Within these areas, she has especially studied natural rights tradition, history of property rights and poor relief. Mäkinen is also interested in modern ethical questions such as human rights (especially minority, property and enviromental rights) as well as questions concerning death and poverty.  

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Further information on the affiliationTeologisen etiikan ja sosiaalietiikan yliopistonlehtori / Senior Lecturer of Theological and Social Ethics Varajohtaja, Järki ja uskonnollinen hyväksyminen -huippuyksikkö (Suomen Akatemia) / Vice Director, the Centre of Excellence in Reason and Religious Recognition (the Academy of Finland)

Curriculum Vitae

Latest publications

  1. Accepted/In press

    Dominion Rights, Their Development and Meaning in the History of Human Rights

    Mäkinen, V. H. 2018 (Accepted/In press) A Companion to Early Modern Iberian Imperial Political and Social Thought. Tellkamp, J. A. (ed.). E. J. Brill, (Brill's Companion to the Christian Tradition)

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

  2. Communion in Growth: Declaration on the Church, Eucharist, and Ministry: A Report from the Finnish Lutheran-Catholic Dialogue Commission for Finland

    Mäkinen, V. H., Karimies, V. I., Peura, S. E., Huhtanen, T. M. S., Tomi, K., Sippo, T., Jolkkonen, J. J., Vainio, O-P., Goyarrola, R., Aarts, J., Hamberg, A. & Nguyen, T. T. Oct 2017 Helsinki: Evangelical Lutheran Church in Finland. 167 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

  3. Esipuhe: Reformaation tulkinnat ja vaikutukset

    Mäkinen, V. H. 2017 In : Teologinen Aikakauskirja. 122, 4, p. 290 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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Latest activities

  1. Teologian ja uskonnontutkimuksen tohtorikurssi 2018

    Mäkinen, V. (Attendee)
    18 May 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Syöpä ja työ

    Mäkinen, V. (Speaker)
    12 Apr 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  3. Colloque international: Jean gerson écrivain

    Mäkinen, V. (Attendee)
    4 Apr 20186 Apr 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Education

Teologian tohtori

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