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Specular Space

Clare Mac Cumhaill
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9264.2011.00320.x 487-495 First published online: 1 October 2011


I argue that when empty space is seen in mirrors—that is, when perceptual specular experience is veridical—specular empty space is, like pictorial empty space, seen-in. I explain how the phenomenal expansiveness of specular reflections can nonetheless be reconciled with the see-through look of specular space.

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