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How Ficta Follow Fiction

A Syncretistic Account of Fictional Entities

How Ficta Follow Fiction by Alberto Voltolini
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This book presents a novel theory of fictional entities which is syncretistic insofar as it integrates the work of previous authors. It puts forward a new metaphysical conception of the nature of these entities, according to which a fictional entity is a compound entity built up from both a make-believe theoretical element and a set theoretical element. The fictional entity is constructed by imagining the existence of an individual with certain properties and adding a set-theoretical element consisting of the set of properties corresponding to the properties of the imagined entity. Moreover, the book advances a new combined semantic and ontological defence of the existence of fictional entities.
Springer; November 2006
298 pages; ISBN 9781402051470
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Title: How Ficta Follow Fiction
Author: Alberto Voltolini
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