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Published: 11 August 2020

208 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198831525

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A Philosophical Analysis

Catharine Abell

  • Provides the first comprehensive institutional account of fiction
  • Answers a wide range of both metaphysical and epistemological questions concerning fiction in a way that clarifies the relation between them
  • Puts forward an account of fiction that applies not only to novels, but also plays, films, operas, paintings, and poems