chapter  3
The nature of basicity in the psychological construction of reality
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Investigating psychological metaphysics means accepting the idea that some things are more basic than others in the psychological construction of reality. Any element in that construction can in principle be compared to any other in terms of their relative basicity. Some elements may be basic in an absolute sense, the most basic things of which reality is made in this construction, axioms of the system, in effect. What is it for something to be more or less 'basic'?