James is head of upper sixth and head of politics at Magdalen College School, Oxford and associate lecturer in philosophy at the Open University. He is co-editor of Self to Selfie: a critique of contemporary alienation (Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming, 2019). James regularly teaches politics, philosophy and intellectual history for the Department of Continuing Education at the University of Oxford and is a writer of academic and mainstream media articles and commentaries. He is also a political and civil-liberties campaigner, including as a founder member of The Manifesto Club, which campaigns against the hyper-regulation of everyday life.

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