Recreative Minds: Imagination in Philosophy and Psychology

Oxford University Press (2002)

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Greg Currie Nj
University of York
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Recreative Minds develops a philosophical theory of imagination that draws upon the latest work in psychology. This theory illuminates the use of imagination in coming to terms with art, its role in enabling us to live as social beings, and the psychological consequences of disordered imagination. The authors offer a lucid exploration of a fascinating subject.
Keywords Emotion  Imagination  Mental Disorder  Mind  Philosophy  Psychology  Science
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Call number BH301.I53.C87 2002
ISBN(s) 0198238088  
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