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    James, Steven P. 2014. Hallucinating real things. Synthese, Vol. 191, Issue. 15, p. 3711.


Mental images: Always present, never there

  • Fred W. Mast (a1)
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  • Published online: 22 December 2005

Recent research on visual mental imagery plays an important role for the study of visual hallucinations. Not only are mental images involved in various cognitive processes, but they also share many processes with visual perception. However, we rarely confuse mental images with percepts, and recent neuroimaging studies shed light on the mechanisms that are differently activated in imagery and perception.

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Behavioral and Brain Sciences
  • ISSN: 0140-525X
  • EISSN: 1469-1825
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