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Imagination and its pathologies

Madness has been viewed as a faulty mix of ideas by a deranged and violent imagination. This study shows that the relation of the imagination to pathological phenomena is as diverse and complex as the human condition. The imagination has the power not only to react to the world but to recreate it
Print Book, English, ©2003
MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass., ©2003