CODE: Collaborative Ownership and the Digital Economy - download pdf or read online

By Rishab Ghosh

Open resource software program is taken into account by means of many to be a novelty and the open resource move a revolution. but the collaborative production of data has long past on for so long as people were in a position to communicate. CODE appears on the collaborative version of creativity -- with examples starting from collective possession in indigenous societies to loose software program, educational technological know-how, and the human genome undertaking -- and reveals it an alternative choice to proprietary frameworks for creativity in keeping with powerful highbrow estate rights.Intellectual estate rights, argues Rishab Ghosh in his advent, have been ostensibly built to extend creativity; yet this day, coverage judgements that deal with wisdom and artwork as though they have been actual sorts of estate truly threaten to diminish creativity, restrict public entry to creativity, and discourage collaborative creativity. "Newton must have needed to pay a license cost earlier than being allowed even to work out how tall the 'shoulders of giants' have been, not to mention to face upon them," he writes.The individuals to CODE, from such various fields as economics, anthropology, legislation, and software program improvement, study collaborative creativity from a number of views, new and previous varieties of inventive collaboration and the mechanisms rising to review them. Discussing the philosophically resonant problems with possession, estate, and the commons, they ask if the expanding software of the language of estate rights to wisdom and creativity constitutes a moment enclosure move -- or if the global approval for loose software program indicates a renaissance of the commons. concluding chapters provide concrete chances for either choices, with one presenting the institution of "positive highbrow rights" to info and one other issuing a caution opposed to the threats to networked wisdom posed through globalization.Contributors:Philippe Aigrain, Yochai Benkler, Boatema Boateng, David Bollier, James Boyle, John Henry Clippinger, Paul Allen David, Rishab Aiyer Ghosh, Cori Hayden, Tim Hubbard, Christopher Kelty, James Leach, James Love, Fred Meyers, Anthony Seeger, Richard Stallman, Marilyn Strathern.

Show description

Read Online or Download CODE: Collaborative Ownership and the Digital Economy (Leonardo Book Series) PDF

Similar intellectual property law books

Download e-book for iPad: Publishing and the Law: Current Legal Issues by Linda S Katz,A. Bruce Strauch

Get the newest info on new advancements in copyright legislations! This well timed quantity sheds mild at the very important criminal matters that effect the scholarly publishing global. The often-confusing box of publishing law--including copyright, licensing, legal responsibility, digital publishing, and taxation--is facing an unheard of upheaval as we circulate into the twenty-first century.

Read e-book online Trademarks and Unfair Competition: Law and Policy (Aspen PDF

Good points: Organizes the various strands of trademark and unfair festival doctrine round a coherent conceptual framework. The transparent constitution is split into 3 elements: beginning and reasons, production, and scope & enforcement conventional case-and-note layout, more suitable by means of summarizing difficulties that support scholars greater comprehend the intricacies of key subject matters.

Get "Illegale Fans": Die urheberrechtliche Zulässigkeit von Fan PDF

Durch das web erfahren nachschaffende Kunstformen zunehmenden Aufschwung. lovers gelten als Motor dieser kreativen Massenkultur. Sie benutzen urheberrechtlich geschützte Werke in eigenen Kreationen als Ausdruck ihrer Bewunderung und künstlerischen Entfaltungsfreiheit. Die Urheber stürzt dieses Verhalten in ein trouble.

Download e-book for kindle: Urheberrecht und Satellitenrundfunk: Kollisionsrecht und by Jan Nicolaus Ullrich

Ausstrahlungen von Rundfunksendungen über Satellit erreichen eine Vielzahl von Ländern. Der grenzüberschreitenden measurement dieses Vorgangs steht auf urheberrechtlicher Seite ein durch internationale Schutzabkommen fixiertes Bündel territorialer, d. h. an Landesgrenzen orientierter Schutzrechte gegenüber.

Additional info for CODE: Collaborative Ownership and the Digital Economy (Leonardo Book Series)

Example text

Download PDF sample

CODE: Collaborative Ownership and the Digital Economy (Leonardo Book Series) by Rishab Ghosh


by Kenneth
4.0

Rated 4.33 of 5 – based on 11 votes