Chapter

“Time Refound”

Claudia Brodsky

in In the Place of Language

Published by Fordham University Press

Published in print September 2009 | ISBN: 9780823230006
Published online March 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780823235285 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5422/fso/9780823230006.003.0008
“Time Refound”

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This chapter explains how time is “recovered” by using language and imaginative thoughts. It is seen that time is not really recovered as what someone expects, but it is compensated by “building” things that are different in each other (as in positively and negatively), and in the long view, both historically and poetically, to be together in time. As if knowledge is lost, it still can be relearned through its foundation of sensory thoughts and experiences present.

Keywords: time; language; imaginative thoughts; experiences; philosophy

Chapter.  1030 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Language

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