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Family and Friends

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/9780198238089.003.0003
Family and Friends

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This chapter discusses the various phenomena that might, or might not, be kinds of recreative imaginings. Imagery, in its various forms, is, and so far are fantasy and supposition. Supposition is an interesting case since its nature is clarified by appealing to the idea of desire-like imaginings introduced in Chapter 1.

Keywords: imagination; recreative imaginings; supposition; mental imagery; fantasy

Chapter.  9168 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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