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Dreaming

  • Barbara WeberEmail author
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Abstract

This entry will explore both the power and the danger of public dreaming from a political philosophy perspective. It first sketches the contexts in which political thinkers have addressed the notion of dreaming and second will focus on the American neo-pragmatist Richard Rorty in order to explore one theory on “dreaming” in more depth.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Educational Psychology and Counselling Psychology, and Special EducationUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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