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Aesthetic Adjectives

Abstract : We investigate various linguistic criteria that may be used in delineating the class of aesthetic adjectives. We also discuss the relationship between genuinely aesthetic adjectives (of which 'beautiful' and 'ugly' are paradigms) and other adjectives that may, but need not, be used in making an aesthetic judgment.
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Louise Mcnally, Isidora Stojanovic. Aesthetic Adjectives. The Semantics of Aesthetic Judgment, ed. James Young, pp.17-37, 2017. ⟨ijn_01078847⟩

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