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Downloadable Publications of Christoph Lumer

(Last change: 14.3.2017. – Page under construction; further download possibilities will be inserted by and by. If you would like to have a paper which is not yet downloadable send me an e-mail: lumer@unisi.it.)

I. (Monographic) Books

B1—Praktische Argumentationstheorie. Theoretische Grundlagen, praktische Begrün-
dung und Regeln wichtiger Argumentationsarten. – Sales offer at Amazon: “Praktische Argumentationstheorie” at Amazon.
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B2—Rationaler Altruismus. Eine prudentielle Theorie der Rationalität und des Altruism-
mus.
1. First edition.
2. Second, revised and enlarged edition 2009. – Contents and introduction on publisher’s
website: mentis.

B3—The Greenhouse. A Welfare Assessment and Some Morals. – Contents on pub-
lisher’s website: lumer at rowman.

B4Kognitive Handlungstheorie. Empirische Handlungsgesetze, Freiheit und die
Grundlagen praktischer Rationalität.

II. Editions

E1(With Sandro Nannini:) Intentionality, Deliberation and Autonomy. The Action-Theor-
etic Basis of Practical Philosophy. – Contents, introduction, index on publisher’s website:
IDA at Ashgate.

E2 The Epistemological Approach to Argumentation. – Journal’s Website for Down-
load:
1st issue: 3.2005: Epistemological Approach I at Informal Logic.
2nd issue 1.2006: Epistemological Approach II at Informal Logic.

E3Etica normativa. Principi dell’agire morale. – Contents on publisher’s website:
Etica normativa at Carocci.

E4The Relevance of Rational Decision Theory for Ethics.

E5—(With Christoph Fehige and Ulla Wessels:) Handeln mit Bedeutung und Handeln
mit Gewalt. Philosophische Aufsätze für Georg Meggle. – Contents and introduction
on publisher’s website: Meggle FS at Mentis.

E6—(With Uwe Meyer:) Geist und Moral. Analytische Reflexionen für Wolfgang Lenzen.
– Contents and introduction on publisher’s website: Lenzen FS at Mentis.

E7—Morality in Times of Naturalising the Mind. – Description on publisher’s website: <http://www.degruyter.com/view/product/430402?rskey=4m1WMx&result=1>; at: Amazon.

III. Articles

A1—The Disputation. A Special Type of Cooperative Argumentative Dialogue. – Download.

A2—Ziele und Methoden der Philosophie.

A3—Argumentation, Argumentationstheorie. – Scan: Download.

A4—Begründung. – Scan: Download.

A5—Der philosophische Beitrag zur Verbesserung des Argumentierens: die Entwicklung von Gültigkeitskriterien für Argumentationen.

A6—Bestätigung. – Scan: Download.

A7—Diskurs- und Argumentationstheorie der Wahrheit und Rationalität?

A8—Geltung – Gültigkeit.
1. Original version 1990. – Scan: Download.
2. Revised version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
3. Strongly revised and enlarged version 2010.

A9―Handlung. – Scan: Download.

A10―Handlungstheorien. – Scan: Download.

A11―Induktion. – Scan: Download.

A12―Kognitivismus – Nonkognitivismus. – Scan: Download.

A13―Normativ / deskriptiv / faktisch.
1. Original version 1990. – Scan: Download.
2. Completely revised and updated version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
3. Enlarged and further revised version 2010.

A14―Satz, Aussage. – Scan: Download.

A15―Argumentative Dialoge. Eine philosophische Rekonstruktion von Disputationen. – Fi- nal manuscript: Download.

A16―Structure and Function of Argumentations. An Epistemological Approach to Deter-mining Criteria for the Validity and Adequacy of Argumentations. – Final manuscript: Download.

A17―Handlungstheoretisch erklärende Interpretationen als Mittel der semantischen Bedeutungs­analyse. – Download: A17_Scan.

A18―Die Lücke zwischen Urteil und Handeln und die Bedeutung von “x ist gut für die Person y”. – Download: A18_Scan.

A19―Der theoretische Ansatz der Praktischen Argumentationstheorie.

A20―Was ist eine triftige Moralbegründung?

A21―Which Preferences Shall Be the Basis of Rational Decision? – Final manuscript: Download.

A22―Wünschbarkeitsaggregationsethik statt Ethik der abwägenden Vernunft.

A23―Habermas’ Diskursethik. – Download: A23_finalMs.

A24―Propositionen. – Download: A24_Scan.

A25―Motivation zu moralischem Handeln und Diskursethik.

A26―Rules and Moral Norms in Sports. – Fianal manuscript: Download.

A27―Practical Arguments for Theoretical Theses.
1. Revised and improved version 1997. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Original version 1995.

A28―Implikaturen – Allgemeine Theorie und argumentationstheoretische Anwendung. – Final manuscript: Implikaturen.

A29―Sein-Sollen-Schlüsse und andere Typen der Moralbegründung.

A30―Kognitive Handlungstheorie – der methodische Ansatz.

A31―Persönlichkeitstheoretisch korrigierter Hedonismus.

A32―Utilex – Verteilungsgerechtigkeit auf Empathiebasis. – Scan: A32_Scan. Final manusscript: A32_FinalMs.

A33―Argumentationstheorie und Logik. – Final manuscript: Download.

A34―Wer oder was zählt in der ökologischen Ethik?

A35―The Content of Originally Intrinsic Desires and of Intrinsic Motivation. – Scan: Download.

A36―Höffes Theorie politischer Gerechtigkeit. – Download.

A37―Argumentation / Argumentationstheorie.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Revised and updated version 2010.

A38―Begründung.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Revised and updated version 2010.

A39―Der Treibhauseffekt – moralische Bewertung und moralische Pflichten.

A40―Intergenerationelle Gerechtigkeit. Eine Herausforderung für den ethischen Universalismus und die moralische Motivation. – Download: A40_ScanA40_FinalMs.

A41―Quellen der Moral. Plädoyer für einen prudentiellen Altruismus. – Final manuscript: Download.

A42―Reductionism in Fallacy Theory.
1. Main version 2000. – A42.1_FinalMs.
2. Abridged version 1999. – Print: Download.

A43―Aussage / Satz. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.

A44―Behauptung.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Revised and updated version 2010.

A45―Proposition. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.

A46―Kognitivismus / Nonkognitivismus.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Enlarged and updated version 2010.

A47―Induktion.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Revised and updated version 2010. – Final manuscript: Download.

A48―Handlung / Handlungstheorie.
1. Original version 1999. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Strongly revised, enlarged and updated version 2010.

A49―Gerechtigkeit. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.

A50―Motive zu moralischem Handeln. – Scan: Download. Proofs: Download.

A51―Integrative Wirtschaftsethik besser ohne Diskursethik.

A52―Treibhauseffekt und Zukunftsverantwortung. – Final manuscript: Download.

A53―Präferenzen. 2002; 2006.

A54—Libet’s Experiments and the Possibility of Free Conscious Decision. – Download: A54_Print.

A55―Kantischer Externalismus und Motive zu moralischem Handeln.

1. Complete version 2002/03. – Scan: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Abridged version 2000. – Full text on GAP-webpage: Lumer on Kant at GAP.

A56―Intentions Are Optimality Beliefs – but Optimizing what? – Final manuscript: Download.

A57―Entscheidungsfreiheit. – Scan: Download.

A58―Ein Maximinprinzip der Güterverteilung – Zu Kollers Theorie der sozialen Gerechtigkeit.

A59―Interpreting Arguments. – Print: Download. – Final manuscript: Download.

A60―Prinzipien der Generationengerechtigkeit. / Principles of generational justice.
1. German original 2003. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Englisch translation 2006. – Final manuscript: Download. – Online publication at Equality Exchange: Generational Justice at Equality Exchange.

A61―Der moralische Status von Embryonen – internalistisch begründet. – Final manuscript: Download.

A62―Vom Primat der Werte – Wertethik versus Pflicht- und Tugendethik. – Final manuscript: Download.

A63―Utilitarismus. – Final manuscript: Download.

A64―Desires and Explanatory Reasons. – Download.

A65―Analytische Philosophie und Logik. – Final manuscript: Download.

A66―Prioritarian Welfare Functions – An Elaboration and Justification. – Final manuscript: Download. Online publication at Equality Exchange: Prioritarian Welfare Functions at Equality Exchange.

A67―An Empirical Theory of Practical Reasons and its Use for Practical Philosophy. – Final manuscript: Download.

A68―The Epistemological Theory of Argument – How and Why? – Scan: Download. Article at Informal Logic: Epistemological Theory of Argument at Informal Logic. – Final manuscript: Download.

A69―Argument / Argumentation. – Final manuscript: Download.

A70―The Epistemological Approach to Argumentation – A Map. – Scan: Download. Article at Informal Logic: Epistemological Approach Map at Informal Logic. – Final manuscript: Download.

A71―Pragma-Dialectics and the Function of Argumentation.
1. Main version 2010. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Abridged version 2007.

A72―Überreden ist gut, überzeugen ist besser! Argumentativer Ethos in der Rhetorik. – Download.

A73―Kognitivismus und praktische Begründung. – Download.

A74―The Action-Theoretic Basis of Practical Philosophy. – Final manuscript: Download.

A75―Absichten – begrifflich und empirisch. – Download.

A76―Altruismus / Egoismus.

A77―Priorità per chi sta peggio. Valori e norme morali nel prioritarismo etico. – Final manuscript: Download.

A78―Moral Desirability and Rational Decision. – Final manuscript: Download.

A79―Ethische Argumentationen.

A80―Objektivität und der Unterschied zwischen Ethik und Wissenschaft. [Zu Gerhard Ernsts “Die Objektivität der Moral”.] – Final manuscript: Download.

A81―Etica normativa. Alla ricerca dei principi dell’agire morale.

A82―Introduction: The Relevance of Rational Decision Theory for Ethics. – Final manuscript: Download A82-FinalMs.

A83―Ethische Argumentationen für moralische Prinzipien und der Theorietyp der materialen Ethik. – Final manuscript: Download.

A84―Abwegige Absichtsrealisierung und Handlungssteuerung. Eine intentional-kausalistische Erklärung. – Download.

A85―What is Practical Knowledge? – Final Manuscript: Download.

A86―How to Interpret Human Actions (Including Moral Actions). – Final manuscript: Download.

A87―Aussage / Satz / Proposition. – Final manuscript: Download.

A88―Ethik humanitärer Interventionen. Eine konsequentialistische Konzeption. – Final manuscript: Download.

A89―Präferenz.

A90―Analytische Ethik.
1. Original 2010. – Final manuscript: Download.
2. Reprint 2014.

A91―Climate Change, Intergenerational Justice and Development. /  Klimawandel, Generationengerechtigkeit und Entwicklung.
1. English original 2009. – Print: Download A91.1-Print. Article at Intergenerational Justice Review: http://www.intergenerationaljustice.org/images/stories/IGJR/igjr_03_09.pdf.
2. German translation 2009. – Final manuscript: Download.

A92―Menschen im permanenten vegetativen Zustand – ihr moralischer Status, ihre moralischen Rechte. GAP. – Print: Download.

A93―Attributive Verantwortung – eine Theorieskizze. GAP. – Print: Download.

A94―Probabilistic Arguments in the Epistemological Approach to Argumentation. – Download: A94_Print.

A95―Der Primat der Leidensverminderung. Von neminem laede zum Prioritarismus. – Final manuscript: Download.

A96―Tre tipi di teorie filosofiche. – Download.

A97―Argument Schemes – An Epistemological Approach. – Download A97-Print.

A98―Subjunctive Tu quoque Arguments. Commentary on Anderson, Aikin & Casey. – Final manuscript: Download.

A99―Responsibility in Times of the Naturalised Mind – Is Ascriptive Responsibility Unfair?

A100―Emotional Decisions. The Induction-of-Intrinsic-Desires Theory. – Final manuscript: Download.

A101―The Epistemic Inferiority of Pragma-Dialectics – Reply to Botting. – Download. Article at Informal Logic: Inferiority of Pragma-Dialectics at Informal Logic.

A102―Combining Intergenerational and International Justice.
1. Original version:
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2. German Translation: Die Kombination von intergenerationeller und internationaler Gerechtigkeit. – Download: A102.2_Print.

A103―The Volitive and the Executive Function of Intentions.
1. Full text (Philosophical Studies): Final Manuscript: Download: A103.1_FinalMs. Print at Springer: A103.1_At Springer.
2. Abbreviated version: Webpublication proceedings: Function of Intentions at Uni Munic.

A104―Willensschwäche – Eine Systematisierung und eine Erklärung. – Download A104.2_Print.

A105Morality in Times of Naturalising the Mind – An Overview. – Download: A105_Print.

A106—The Effectiveness of Intentions – A Critique of Wegner. – Download: A106_Print.

A107.2Practical Arguments for Prudential Justifications of Actions. – Download: A107.2_Print.

A108—Individualismus in der Wohlfahrtsethik – Moralische Probleme der Nutzenaggregation. – Download: A108_finalMs.

A109Person, Selbst, Ich – ein handlungstheoretischer Ansatz. – Download: A109.2_Print.

A110—Islamic Theological Arguments. An Epistemological Systematisation. (With Serkan Ince.) – Download: A110_Print.

A111—Walton’s Argumentation Schemes.
2. Abridged version: – Download: A111.2_Print. – Online publication proceedings: <http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2286&context=ossaarchive>.

A112—Commentary on “On Appeals to (Visual) Models”: Appeals to Visual Models – An Epistemological Reconstruction of an Argument Type. – Download: A112_Print. – Online publication proceedings: <http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2347&context=ossaarchive>.

A113—Automatic Actions – Agency, Intentionality, and Responsibility. – Download: A113_FinalMs. – Online Publication: <http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09515089.2017.1291928>.

IV. Other Works

C1—Allgemeine Techniktheorie – Die instrumentelle und politische Dimension der Technik. – Download C001_Manuscript.

C2—Wie gut ist das Leben? Eine prudentielle Wünschbarkeitstheorie und ihre Anwendung auf ausgewählte Lebenssituationen.

C3—(With Christian Kanzian, Gerhard Schurz and Sven Walter:) Über den Kongress der “Gesellschaft für Analytische Philosophie”.

C4—Our Moral Responsibility Regarding Climate Change.
1. German version: Unsere moralische Verantwortung in Sachen Klimawandel. – On webpage of Goethe-Institut: Verantwortung Klimawandel at Goethe: <http://www.goethe.de/mmo/priv/7096494-STANDARD.pdf>. – Download.
2. Serbo-Croat-Bosnian Translation: Naša moralna odgovornost za klimatske promjene. – On webpage of Goethe-Institut: klimatske promjene at Goethe: <http://www.goethe.de/mmo/priv/7096492-STANDARD.pdf>. – Download.

C5—(With Uwe Meyer:) Vorwort [Eulogy on Wolfgang Lenzen.]. – Final manuscript: Download.

D44—The Aims of Morality. – Manuscript: Download D44_manuscript.

 V. Works, Restricted Access