Fictional Objects by Stuart Brock,Anthony Everett

By Stuart Brock,Anthony Everett

11 unique essays talk about a variety of complicated philosophical questions on fictional characters, and extra more often than not approximately fictional gadgets. for instance, they ask questions just like the following: Do they honestly exist? What could fictional items be like in the event that they existed? Do they exist forever? Are they created? Who by way of? while and the way? Can they be destroyed? if this is the case, how? Are they summary or concrete? Are they genuine? Are they whole gadgets? Are they possible
objects? what percentage fictional gadgets are there? What are their id stipulations? What sorts of attitudes do we have in the direction of them? This quantity should be a landmark within the philosophical debate approximately fictional gadgets, and may impression higher-level debates inside of metaphysics, the philosophy of brain, and
the philosophy of language.

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