LUMER CHRISTOPH

Christoph
Lumer
Professore Ordinario

Presentation

Christoph Lumer is a full professor of moral philosophy at the University of Siena. He received his doctorate from the University of Münster (Germany), was a researcher and then associate professor of philosophy at the University of Osnabrück (Germany); since 2002 he has been professor at the University of Siena.

His main fields of research are: normative and metaethics, environmental ethics, action theory, theory of practical rationality and argumentation theory.

He has published the books "Praktische Argumentationstheorie" ("Practical Argumentation Theory") (1990), "Rationaler Altruismus" ("Rational Altruism") (2000) and "The Greenhouse" (2002) as well as numerous essays.

Further information: www.lumer.info

Office hours

  • Wednesday from 11:00 to 13:00
    Place: San Niccolò stanza 330 tel.0577/234764
    Note: Prossimi ricevimenti: 29/7/2015; 2/9/2015; 23/9/2015; 11/10/2015. Per questioni urgenti o domande semplici mandate un email a: lumer@unisi.it
  • Wednesday from 11:00 to 13:00
    Place: Studio del docente: San Niccolò, stanza 330
    Note: Prossimi ricevimenti: 14/10/2015; 04/11/2015; 18/11/2015. Per questioni più urgenti si prega di contattare il docente via e-mail: lumer@unisi.it

For latest updates with respect to my consultation-hours see: http://www.lumer.info/?page_id=848

Curriculum Vitae

Teaching activities

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) ANTHROPOLOGY AND VISUAL STUDIES A.Y. 2019/2020
Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) LANGUAGE AND MIND: LINGUISTICS AND COGNITIVE STUDIES A.Y. 2018/2019

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2018/2019
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2018/2019
Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) LANGUAGE AND MIND: LINGUISTICS AND COGNITIVE STUDIES A.Y. 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2017/2018

Course year: 1 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2017/2018
Course year: 1 First cycle degree (DM 270) STUDIES IN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY A.Y. 2017/2018
Course year: 2 Second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) LANGUAGE AND MIND: LINGUISTICS AND COGNITIVE STUDIES A.Y. 2016/2017

Research

Latest publications (for a complete list of publications see: http://www.lumer.info/?page_id=19   ; for downloading publications: http://www.lumer.info/?page_id=65  )

A113Lumer, Christoph: Automatic Actions – Agency, Intentionality, and Responsibility. In: Philosophical Psychology. 30, 5 (2017). Pp. 616-644. Preprint online since 13.3.17, URL: <http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09515089.2017.1291928>, 13.3.2017. DOI: 10.1080/09515089.2017.1291928. Permanent link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09515089.2017.1291928.

A114—Lumer, Christoph: Ethical arguments for moral principles. In: Bart Garssen; David Godden; Gordon Mitchell; A. Francisca Snoeck Henkemans (eds.): Proceedings of the 8th International Conference of the International Society for the Study of Argumentation, Amsterdam, July 1-4, 2014. Amsterdam: Sic Sat 2015. 15 pp. Online-Publication: URL: <http://rozenbergquarterly.com/issa-proceedings-2014-ethical-arguments-for-moral-principles/>. [Because of an error by the editors, unfortunately, this article appeared only in the proceedings’ web version but not in the CD-rom version.]

A115Lumer, Christoph: Attributive Responsibility – Sense, Specification, and Solution of the Deep Problem (“Responsabilità attributiva – senso, precisazione e soluzione del problema profondo”, in Italian). In: Francesco Miano (ed.): Etica e responsabilità. Napoli; Salerno: Orthotes 2018. Pp. 169-181.

A116Lumer, Christoph: Strength of Justification – The Rational Degree of Certainty Approach. In: Steve Oswald; Didier Maillat (eds.): Argumentation and Inference. Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Argumentation, Fribourg 2017. London: College Publications 2018. Pp. 315-333.

A117Lumer, Christoph: Unconscious Motives and Actions – Agency, Freedom and Responsibility. In: Frontiers in Psychology 9 (2019). 16 pp. Web-publication: URL=<https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02777/full>. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02777.

A118Lumer, Christoph: Freedom of the Will – From Theoretical to Practical Philosophy. A Dialogue with Sandro Nannini. ("Libertà del volere – dalla filosofia teoretica alla filosofia pratica. Un dialogo con Sandro Nannini", in Italian.) In: Christoph Lumer; Giacomo Romano (eds.): Dalla filosofia dell’azione alla filosofia della mente. Riflessioni in onore di Sandro Nannini. Messina: corisco 2018. Pp. 53-84. Open access: <http://www.coriscoedizioni.it/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/dalla-filosofia-dellazione-alla-filosofia-della-mente.pdf>.

A119Lumer, Christoph: Recognizing Argument Types and Adding Missing Reasons. In: Bart J. Garssen; David Godden; Gordon Mitchell; Jean H.M. Wagemans (eds.): Proceedings of the Ninth Conference of the International Society for the Study of Argumentation (ISSA). [Amsterdam, July 3-6, 2018.] Amsterdam: Sic Sat 2019. Pp. 769-777. Web publication, URL = <http://cf.hum.uva.nl/issa/ISSA_2018_proceedings.pdf>, 5.4.19.

 

Latest publications:

  • Lumer, C. (1990). Diskurs- und Argumentationstheorie der Wahrheit?. ETHIK UND SOZIALWISSENSCHAFTEN, 1, 363-365. - view more
  • Lumer, C. (1995). Rules and Moral Norms in Sports. INTERNATIONAL REVIEW FOR THE SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT, 30, 263-281. - view more
  • Fehige, C., Lumer, C., & Wessels, U. (a cura di). (2009). Handeln mit Bedeutung und Handeln mit Gewalt. Philosophische Aufsätze für Georg Meggle. PADERBORN : mentis. - view more