The Objects of Thought

Oxford: Oxford University Press (2013)
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Tim Crane addresses the ancient question of how it is possible to think about what does not exist. He argues that the representation of the non-existent is a pervasive feature of our thought about the world, and that to understand thought's representational power ('intentionality') we need to understand the representation of the non-existent

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Aboutness in Imagination.Franz Berto - 2018 - Philosophical Studies 175 (8):1871-1886.
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