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Intentional Objects as World Lines

  • Tero TulenheimoEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Logic, Epistemology, and the Unity of Science book series (LEUS, volume 41)

Abstract

Elizabeth Anscombe took there to be three salient features of intentional objects: indeterminacy, sensitivity to the way in which they are described, and possible non-existence [1, pp. 159, 161, 171]. Relatedly, Tim Crane speaks of accuracy, aspect, and absence as features of intentional states [18, pp. 455–6]. In Edmund Husserl’s theory of intentional relations, these or similar features have been termed indeterminacy of characterization, conception-dependence, and existence-independence of intentional relations; cf. [113, pp. 11–7].

Keywords

Actual World Physical Object Perceptual Experience Local Object Material Object 
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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CNRS, UMR 8163 – STLLilleFrance
  2. 2.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of LilleLilleFrance

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