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Tom 16 (2014)

O micie i wyobraźni w świecie współczesnym. Pytania na marginesie Nauki nowej

Strony: 139 - 147



Myth and imagination in modern world. Some questions around Vico’s New Science

The article is concentrated on relations between myth and Vico’s concept of imagination, connected with the possibility of functioning of a new metaphysic in modern world. The text distinguishes imagination from fiction to ask about the truth and reality of contem- porary forms of myths. It is claimed that nowadays art, tradition and memory build new context and types of mythology.