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Dr James Grant

CUF Lecturer in Philosophy and Tutorial Fellow
Exeter College

Exeter College
Turl Street; Oxford; OX1 3DP


Research Interests

Philosophy of Art, Ethics, Philosophy of Language



Publications


BOOK

The Critical Imagination (Oxford University Press, 2013). Available in Oxford Scholarship Online.


PAPERS

  1. "Hume’s Theory of Beauty", Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, 2nd edn, 6 vols, ed. Michael Kelly (Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

  2. "Metaphor in Criticism and Aesthetic Description", Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, 2nd edn, 6 vols, ed. Michael Kelly (Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

  3. "The Aims of Art Criticism", Sztuka i Filozofia (Art and Philosophy) 42 (2013): 21–28.

  4. "The Value of Imaginativeness", Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 90, 2 (2012): 275-289

  5. “Metaphor and Criticism”, British Journal of Aesthetics, 51, 3 (2011): 237-257. (British Society of Aesthetics Prize Essay 2010)

  6. “The Dispensability of Metaphor”, British Journal of Aesthetics, 50, 3 (2010): 255-272.

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