Copyright future copyright freedom

Fitzgerald, Brian F. & Atkinson, Benedict A. (Eds.) (2011) Copyright future copyright freedom. Sydney University Press, Sydney, NSW.

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If copyright law does not liberate us from restrictions on the dissemination of knowledge, if it does not encourage expressive freedom, what is its purpose?

This volume offers the thinking and suggestions of some of the finest minds grappling with the future of copyright regulation. The Copyright Future Copyright Freedom conference held in 2009 at Old Parliament House Canberra brought together Lawrence Lessig, Julie Cohen, Leslie Zines, Adrian Sterling, Sam Ricketson, Graham Greenleaf, Anne Fitzgerald, Susy Frankel, John Gilchrist, Michael Kirby and others to share the rich fruits of their experience and analysis. Zines, Sterling and Gilchrist outline their roles in the genesis and early growth of Australian copyright legislation, enriching the knowledge of anyone asking urgent questions about the future of information regulation.

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ID Code: 41716
Item Type: Book
Keywords: copyright, freedom, copyrght freedom, copyright future, lessig, kirby, copyright history, copyright Australia, copyright in the digital age, julie cohen, public domain, public sector information, crown copyright, indigenous copyright, terry cutler , innovation and copyright, internet copyright, copyright act
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Intellectual Property Law (180115)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Individual authors & Sydney University Press
Deposited On: 18 May 2011 04:29
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2015 23:25

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