Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Fiction: a counterfactual assumption or history. In philosophy, it is the question how a truth value can be attributed to fictional statements. See also idealization, as if, truth, facts, counterfactuals, theories, theoretical entities, existence, ontology.
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Prior, Arthur
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Fictions I 170 ~
Individuation / fiction / Prior: Problem: children develop fantasies about fictional beinga and tease the adults with variants: Question: is the same object referred? - - same problem for future or potential individuals - ((s) > fan fiction)

Pri I
A. Prior
Objects of thought Oxford 1971

Pri II
Arthur N. Prior
Papers on Time and Tense 2nd Edition Oxford 2003

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-04-29