Book

The Normativity of Rationality, Oxford: Oxford University Press (2017).

 

Reviews and Discussions:

  • Andrić, Vuko (2018): "Benjamin Kiesewetter: The Normativity of Rationality", Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 21(5): 1241–3. (Original Review)
  • Ernst, Gerhard (2017): "Kommentar zu The Normativity of Rationality", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 56570.
  • Kiesewetter, Benjamin (2017): "Précis zu The Normativity of Rationality", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 5604. (Preprint)
  • Kiesewetter, Benjamin (2017): "Repliken", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 57883, 2017. (Preprint)

  • Littlejohn, Clayton (2018): "Kiesewetter, Benjamin. The Normativity of Rationality", Ethics 129 (1): 127–32. (Link) 
  • Mayr, Erasmus (2017): "Kommentar zu The Normativity of Rationality", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 5777.
  • McHugh, Conor (2018): "The Normativity of Rationality, by Benjamin Kiesewetter", Mind 127 (508): 1245–53. (Original Review)
  • Worsnip, Alex (2018): "Benjamin Kiesewetter, The Normativity of Rationality", Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, URL = https://ndpr.nd.edu/news/the-normativity-of-rationality/.

Articles in Peer-Reviewed journals

1. "Contrary-to-Duty Scenarios, Deontic Dilemmas, and Transmission Principles", Ethics 129 (1): 98–115, 2018. (Original Article, Preprint)

 

2. “Can the Lottery Paradox be Solved by Identifying Epistemic Justification with Epistemic Permissibility?", forthcoming in: Episteme. (Original Article, Preprint)

 

3. "What Kind of Perspectivism?", Journal of Moral Philosophy 15(4): 415–43, 2018. (Original Article, Preprint)

 

4. The Right and the Wrong Kind of Reasons” (with Jan Gertken), Philosophy Compass  12(5), e12412, 2017. (Original Article, Preprint)

 
5.  “You Ought to Φ Only If You May Believe that You Ought to  ΦThe Philosophical Quarterly 66 (265): 76082, 2016. (Original Article, Preprint)
 
6.  “Instrumental Normativity: In Defense of the Transmission Principle", Ethics  125 (4): 92146, 2015. (Original Article)
 
7.  “A Dilemma for Parfit’s Conception of Normativity”Analysis 72 (3): 46674, 2012. (Original Article, Preprint)
 
8.  “‘Ought’ and the Perspective of the Agent”Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy 5 (3): 124, 2011. (Original Article)
 
9.  “Dürfen wir Kindern das Wahlrecht vorenthalten?”Archiv für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie 95 (2): 25273, 2009. ["Are We Justified to Deny Children the Right to Vote?"] (Original Article, Preprint)

 

Translated into Japanese by Toshiro Terada: “子どもに選挙権を与 えないことは許されるか?”, PRIME 33, Meiji Gakuin Daigaku, 6381, 2011. (Original Article)

Book Chapters and Further Publications

 

1. "Normative und motivierende Gründe: Ein Kommentar zu Susanne Mantels Determined by Reasons", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 72 (3): 4218, 2018. (Preprint)

 

2. “How Reasons Are Sensitive to Available Evidence”, in Normativity: Epistemic and Practical, edited by Connor McHugh, Jonathan Way and Daniel Whiting, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 90114, 2018. (Preprint)

 

3. "Précis zu The Normativity of Rationality", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 5604, 2017. (Preprint)

 

4. "Repliken", Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 71 (4): 57883, 2017. (Preprint)

 

5. "Willensschwäche", in: Aristoteles-Handbuch, ed. Rapp, Christof/Corcilius, Klaus, Stuttgart: Metzler, 38992, 2011. [Handbook article on Aristotle's conception of weakness of will]

 

6.  Translation of Burnyeat, M.F. 1980: "Aristotle on Learning to be Good". ("Lernen, ein guter Mensch zu sein. Aristoteles über moralische Bildung und Charakterentwicklung", in: Wissen und Bildung in der antiken Philosophie, ed. Rapp, Christof/Wagner, Tim, Stuttgart: Metzler, 21537, 2006.)

 

7.  "Wir sind nicht Eure Zukunft! Über den Status von jungen Menschen und ihren Grundrechten", in: Auf der Suche nach neuen Wegen. Alter(n) und Gesellschaft, ed. Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, Berlin 1721, 1999. ["We Are Not Your Future! On the Status of Young People and their Basic Rights." ]

 

8. "Die 68er und ihre Kinder - ein Plädoyer gegen antiautoritäre und jede andere Erziehung", in: Die 68er. Warum wir Jungen sie nicht mehr brauchen, ed. Stiftung für die Rechte zukünftiger Generationen, Freiburg: Kore, 13970, 1998. ["The '68 Generation and their Children - a Plea Against Anti-authoritarian and All Other Kinds of Pedagogics."]

 

9. "Die Gleichberechtigung der jungen Generation", in: Ihr habt dieses Land nur von uns geborgt, ed. Gesellschaft für die Rechte zukünftiger Generationen, Hamburg: Rasch und Röhring, 30933, 1997. ["Equal Rights for the Young Generation."]

Book Reviews

 

1. "Ralph Wedgwood, The Value of Rationality", Ethics 129 (3), 501–8, 2019 (Original Review, Preprint).

Work in Progress

 

1. Is There a Liberal Principle of Instrumental Transmission?” (with Jan Gertken), article manuscript (PDF Download).

 

2. "Practical Conflicts as a Problem for Epistemic Reductionism about Reasons" (with Jan Gertken) (under revision).

 

3. "The Myth of Political Authority" (in preparation).

 

4. "Migration and Social Equality" (in preparation).

 

5. "Are Epistemic Reasons Normative?" (in preparation).

 

6. "Why There Is No Such Thing As a Motivating Reason" (in preparation).