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Kim, Hanna. 2015. Metaphor‐Proof Expressions: A Dimensional Account of the Metaphorical Uninterpretability of Aesthetic Terms. The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 73 (4) : 391–405. 15 pp.
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Wiley Online Library


This paper suggests that aesthetic terms resist metaphorical interpretation. It is argued that aesthetic terms’ lack of metaphorical interpretation. The author offers an alternative approach to aesthetic terms’ and places central emphasis on the notion of context shifts.