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Intentionality of Emotion

  • By: Cain Samuel Todd
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Intentionality refers to the ability of mental states to be about, be directed at, or represent objects, properties, and states of affairs in the world. Just as it is disputed whether all mental states are intentional, so it is not settled ...