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Inner Speech, Imagined Speech, and Auditory Verbal Hallucinations

Gregory, Daniel


A theory which has had significant influence seeks to explain auditory verbal hallucinations (AVHs) as utterances in inner speech which are not properly monitored and are consequently misattributed to some external source. This paper argues for a distinction between inner speech and imagined speech, on the basis that inner speech is a type of actual speech. The paper argues that AVHs are more likely instances of imagined speech, rather that inner speech, which are not properly monitored (a...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Review of Philosophy and Psychology
DOI: 10.1007/s13164-015-0274-z


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