Intentionality is a philosophical concept and is defined by the Stanford
Encyclopedia of ... is affirmed or denied, in love loved, in hate hated, in desire
desired and so on. ... exists in or has in...
Dec 9, 2009 ... But Janet can desire a yellow mango even when she is not trying to get one ...
actions he believes are likely to make it the case that Janet loves him. ..... are
attitudes toward propositions' or 'desires have propositional content'.
Propositional attitudes are often cited as the paradigmatic example of the latter
kind of mental state. ... as belief, desire, fear, hope—that a subject bears to what
are typically (though not ... Consider "Williams fears bats" or "Simon loves ice
cream." ... But some philosophers hold that, in addition to rationaliz...
Are Not Propositional Attitudes'2 attack propositionalism about desire. Michelle
Montague's ... might account for the attitudes of missing, mourning, and loving,
which ... physics of intentional objects, but insists that 'the object of any desire is.
A mental state can have as intentional object an individual (John loves. Marsha),
a state ... states but also that of everyday intentional attitudes such as beliefs and
desires ... (Dennett) Tacit propositional attitudes (the belief that New York is not.
Holism refers to the fact no single propositional attitude, such as a desire to go to
the ... But no actual psychological theory has ever pretended to provide a set of
laws which ... love for Cassio from every other actual or possible propositional
attitude. ... attitude that was like a belief in all respects except that it was not true...
sion [C] love, hate and so on are irreducible intentional attitudes, but their ...
desires as propositional attitudes, the evidence does not apply to the majority.
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Oct 25, 2012 ... Some fundamental logical problems with propositional attitudes ... desiring etc.,
and statements (that may but need not be propositional attitudes). ... itself a
propositional attitude, as in "Adam believes that Eve desires that Adam laughs".
... platypuses or the pope does not love duckbilled platypuses"...
It seems, however, many intentional attitudes are not relations to ... but then
moves straight on to a discussion of propositional attitudes without ... Lemos
explicitly advocates propositionalism for attitudes such as love, desire, and
The present paper explores non-propositional attitudes in an introductory but ... in
love loved, in hate hated, in desire desired and so on (1874: 88-89). ... A
forthcoming answer appeals to the fact that he fears Superman but not Clark Kent