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Mindsight : image, dream, meaning

Author: Colin McGinn
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'How to imagine the imagination' is a topic that draws philosophers the way flowers draw honeybees. From Plato and Aristotle to Wittgenstein and Sartre, philosophers have talked and written about  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin McGinn
ISBN: 0674022475 9780674022478
OCLC Number: 70988171
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Description: pages cm
Contents: 1. Images and Percepts --
2. The Mind's Eye --
3. Imaginative Seeing --
4. The Space of Imagery --
5. The Picture Theory of Images --
6. What Are Dreams? --
7. Dream Belief --
8. Delusion --
9. The Imagination of the Child --
10. Cognitive Imagination --
11. Negation --
12. Meaning --
13. The Imagination Spectrum.
Responsibility: Colin McGinn.

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[An] innovative little book...McGinn leads us to speculation far more stimulating, far more imaginative, than most of what passes for evolutionary psychology...It is rare and wonderful to end a book Read more...

 
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