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Projections and Recreations

Gregory Currie

in Recreative Minds

Published in print October 2002 | ISBN: 9780198238089
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191679568 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198238089.003.0002
Projections and Recreations

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This chapter focuses on the similarities and differences between beliefs and so-called belief-like imaginings. It argues that there is a need for a category of desire-like imagining, and distinguishes between the character and the content of imaginings.

Keywords: creative imagination; recreative imagination; imaginings; belief; desire

Chapter.  7187 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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