How We Feel About Terrible, Non-existent Mafiosi

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Tyler Doggett
University of Vermont
A. M. Egan
University of Toronto
Andy Egan
Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Abstract
We argue for an imaginative analog of desire from premises about imaginative engagement with fiction. There's a bit about the paradox of fiction, too.
Keywords Imagination   Emotion
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DOI 10.1111/j.1933-1592.2010.00437.x
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