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In addition, and perhaps most importantly, we need to address the social evolution of reciprocal imaginability and how what can be imagined can be conveyed in nonverbal and verbal communication.
2 The semantics of imaginability has an ontological commitment to public linguistic expressions made up of arbitrary signifiers and to the existence of indirectly public mental events linked with signifiers by community agreement for the production of linguistic meaning.
Factors such as frequency, length and imaginability were controlled (see Alija & Cuetos, 2006 for comparison between main lexical variables).
One possible answer is that the minimum imaginability of the FES is a function of the imaginability of the factually inculpatory scenario ("FIS").
Intentionalism and the Imaginability of the Inverted Spectrum, ERIC MARCUS
indeed over its imaginability and conceptualization, does not threaten to put an end to Utopian speculation altogether and to return us sagely to the here-and-now and our own empirical and historical limits.
These include biases (i) due to the retrievability of instances (examples easily brought to mind are often judged to be more likely than they actually are), (ii) due to imaginability (easily imagined outcomes can give the illusion that they are more common), and (iii) due to illusory correlation (one event more strongly implies another if the two events frequently occur simultaneously).
So it will not do to equate conceivability with mere imaginability, where the claim that a state of affairs is imaginable is taken quite literally to mean that one is able to form a mental picture of it.
But Craig insist that the imaginability or conceivability of this does not entail it is really possible (as distinct from being merely epistemically possible):
In this way the imaginability of Utopia as modification of the present forms a criterion of the presence of good enough justice" (CH 20).
literal expression; and (g) imaginability, established by means of sentence imagery ratings (see de Vega et al.
1978) applied these ideas to judging frequencies of different causes of death, two kinds of biases were identified: the tendency to overestimate small frequencies and underestimate large ones, and the tendency to exaggerate the frequencies of some specific causes because of disproportionate exposure to, or memorability and imaginability of, events--especially influential were memorable characteristics such as sensationalism and vividness.