Publikationen / Publications

Monografien / Monographs

  1. Der Begriff der Ableitbarkeit bei Bolzano [The Concept of Deducibility in Bolzano] (Beiträge zur Bolzano-Forschung 7), Academia: Sankt Augustin 1996 (281 pages) information
  2. Erinnerung, Wahrnehmung, Wissen [Memory, Perception, Knowledge], mentis: Paderborn 2000 (290 pages) information

Sammelbände / Anthologies

  1. Bolzano and Analytic Philosophy (Grazer Philosophische Studien 53), with Wolfgang Künne and Mark Textor, Rodopi: Amsterdam 1997 (266 pages) information
  2. Kommunikatives Verstehen [Communicative Understanding] (Leipziger Schriften zur Philosophie 16), Leipziger Universitätsverlag: Leipzig 2002 (266 pages) information 
  3. Semantik und Ontologie. Beiträge zur philosophischen Forschung [Semantics and Ontology. Contributions to Philosophical Research] (Philosophische Forschung 2), with Mark Textor, Ontos: Frankfurt/M. and Lancaster 2004 (445 pages) information / preface and introduction

Artikel in referierten Zeitschriften / Articles in refereed journals

  1. Truth and Intra-Personal Concept Stability (commentary on Lawrence Barsalou: Perceptual Symbol Systems), Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (1999), 632-633
  2. Red Watermelons and Large Elephants. A Case against Compositionality?, Theoria (Spanien) 15 (2000), 263-280
  3. Searle’s Representing Account of Illocutionary Acts and Its Weak Spots, Acta Philosophica Fennica 69 (2001), 97-111
  4. Bolzano’s Concept of Consequence, The Monist 85 (2002), 580-599
  5. Illocutionary Acts and Attitude Expression, Linguistics and Philosophy 26 (2003), 351-366
  6. La notion bolzanienne de déductibilité [Bolzano's Concept of Consequence], Philosophiques 30 (2003), 171-189
  7. On Fitelson’s Measure of Coherence, Analysis 64 (2004), 189-190
  8. Bolzanos Urteilslehre [Bolzano's Theory of Judgement], Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie 86 (2004), 56-87
  9. A Puzzle about Concept Possession, Grazer Philosophische Studien 68 (2004), 1-22
  10. Der Rabe und der Bayesianist [The Raven and the Bayesian], Journal for General Philosophy of Science 35 (2004), 313-329
  11. Does TEC explain the Emergence of Distal Representations? (commentary on Bernhard Hommel et al.: The Theory of Event Coding), Behavioral and Brain Sciences 27 (2004), 588-589
  12. Against Probabilistic Measures of Coherence, Erkenntnis 63 (2005), 335-360
  13. Gricean Communication and Transmission of Thoughts, with Friedrich Christoph Dörge, Erkenntnis 69 (2008), 55-67
  14. Equivalent Testimonies as a Touchstone of Coherence Measures, with Werner Wolff, Synthese 161 (2008), 167-182
  15. The Ontology of Meanings, Philosophical Studies 137 (2008), 417-426
  16. Ein freier Wille in einem unfreien Gehirn? [A Free Will in an Unfree Brain?], Kirchliche Zeitgeschichte 22 (2009), 116-138
  17. "It falls somewhat short of logical precision". Bolzano on Kant's Definition of Analytic Judgements, Grazer Philosophische Studien 82 (2011), 91-127
  18. Why Explanation and thus Coherence Cannot Be Reduced to Probability, Analysis 71.2 (2011), 264-266
  19. Ayers Kritik an Kants Definition analytischer Urteile [Ayer's Criticism of Kant's Definition of Analytic Judgements], Kant-Studien 105 (2014), 196-220
  20. Inconsistency as a Touchstone for Coherence Measures, with Michael Schippers, Theoria (Spanien) 82 (2015), 11-41
  21. Kant on Infinite and Negative Judgements: Three Interpretations, Six Tests, No Clear Result, Topoi 36 (2017),
  22. Collections in Early Bolzano, with Stefania Centrone, Journal for the History of Analytical Philosophy 6.7 (2018), 1-24

Beiträge zu Sammelbänden / Contributions to anthologies

  1. Why Descriptions have no Meaning – Interpreting Russell, in: Jaakko Hintikka and Klaus Puhl (eds.), The British Tradition in 20th Century Philosophy. Papers of the 17th International Wittgenstein Symposium, Die Österreichische Ludwig Wittgenstein Gesellschaft: Kirchberg am Wechsel 1994, 441-448
  2. Bolzanos Ableitbarkeit und Tarskis logische Folgerung [Bolzano's Deducibility and Tarski's Logical Consequence], in: Georg Meggle (ed.), Analyomen 2. Proceedings of the 2nd Conference "Perspectives in Analytical Philosophy". Volume I: Logic, Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, de Gruyter: Berlin and New York 1997, 148-156
  3. Variation, Derivability and Necessity, in: Wolfgang Künne, Mark Siebel and Mark Textor (eds.), Bolzano and Analytic Philosophy (Grazer Philosophische Studien 53), Rodopi: Amsterdam 1997, 117-137
  4. Bolzanos Erkenntnistheorie [Bolzano's Epistemology], in: Edgar Morscher (Hrsg.), Bernard Bolzanos geistiges Erbe für das 21. Jahrhundert (Beiträge zur Bolzano-Forschung 11), Academia: Sankt Augustin 1999, 59-96
  5. Bolzano über Ableitbarkeit [Bolzano on Deducibility], in: Edgar Morscher (ed.), Bernard Bolzanos geistiges Erbe für das 21. Jahrhundert (Beiträge zur Bolzano-Forschung 11), Academia: Sankt Augustin 1999, 147-178
  6. Seeing and Knowing Once Again, in: Julian Nida-Rümelin (ed.), Rationality, Realism, Revision. Proceedings of the 3rd International Congress of the Society for Analytical Philosophy, de Gruyter: Berlin and New York 1999, 196-201
  7. Was sind illokutionäre Akte? [What are Illocutionary Acts?], in: Mark Siebel (ed.), Kommunikatives Verstehen (Leipziger Schriften zur Philosophie 16), Leipziger Universitätsverlag: Leipzig 2002, 138-164
  8. What is an Illocutionary Point?, in: Günther Grewendorf and Georg Meggle (eds.), Speech Acts, Mind, and Social Reality. Discussions with John R. Searle (Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy), Kluwer: Dordrecht 2002, 124-140
  9. Anti-Individualismus und Grice’sches Programm [Anti-Individualism and the Gricean Programme], in: Ulrike Haas-Spohn (ed.), Intentionalität zwischen Subjektivität und Weltbezug, mentis: Paderborn 2003, 111-135
  10. Plausibilität, Wahrscheinlichkeit, Kohärenz [Plausibility, Probability, Coherence], in: Roland Bluhm and Christian Nimtz (eds.), Selected Papers Contributed to the Sections of GAP.5, Fifth International Congress of the Society for Analytical Philosophy, Bielefeld, 22–26 September 2003, mentis: Paderborn 2004, 258-271 online
  11. Die platonische Lösung des Mehrwertproblems [The Platonic Solution to the Problem of Additional Value], in: Gerhard Schönrich (ed.), Wissen und Werte, mentis: Paderborn 2009, 95-118

Handbuchartikel / Handbook article

  1. Erinnerung [Memory], in: Nikola Kompa and S. Schmoranzer (eds.), Grundkurs Erkenntnistheorie, mentis: Paderborn 2014, 197-210
  2. Need-based Justice from the Perspective of Philosophy, with Thomas Schramme, to appear in: Bernhard Kittel and Stefan Traub (eds.), Need-based Distributive Justice: An Interdisciplinary Perspective, Springer: Heidelberg 2018
  3. The Belief View of Assertion, to appear in: Sanford Goldberg (ed.), Oxford Handbook of Assertion, Oxford University Press: Oxford 2019

Lexikonbeiträge / Dictionary entries

  1. Ausdrucksvermögen, Ausdrucksstärke [Expressive Power], in: Gerhard Strube (Hrsg.), Wörterbuch der Kognitionswissenschaft, Klett-Cotta: Stuttgart 1996
  2. Familienähnlichkeit [Family Resemblance], Satz [Sentence], Satztyp [Sentence Type], Urmaterie [Prime Matter], in: Peter Prechtl and Franz-Peter Burkard (eds.), Metzler Philosophie Lexikon, Metzler: Stuttgart and Weimar 1996

Rezensionsaufsätze / Reviews

  1. William P. Alston: Illocutionary Acts and Sentence Meaning, Cornell University Press: Ithaca and London 2000, Grazer Philosophische Studien 62 (2001), 247-259 
  2. Thomas Grundmann (Hrsg.), Erkenntnistheorie. Positionen zwischen Tradition und Gegenwart, mentis: Paderborn 2001, Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 57 (2003), 467-471


  1. To Each According to His Needs: Measuring Need-based Justice, DFG Research Group "Need-based Justice and Distribution Procedures" Working Paper 2017-14,
  2. On the Measurement of Need-based Justice, mit S. Traub, M. Bauer, N. Springhorn und A. Weiß,  DFG Research Group "Need-based Justice and Distribution Procedures" Working Paper 2017-12,