Intentionality

[Revised entry by Pierre Jacob on October 15, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Intentionality is the power of minds to be about, to represent, or to stand for, things, properties and
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[Revised entry by Pierre Jacob on October 15, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Intentionality is the power of minds to be about, to represent, or to stand for, things, properties and states of affairs. The puzzles of intentionality lie at the interface between the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of language. The word itself, which is of medieval...

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