Review of 'The access principle: The case for open access to research and scholarship' by John Willinsky, 2006, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press
Kapitzke, Cushla (2007) Review of 'The access principle: The case for open access to research and scholarship' by John Willinsky, 2006, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Policy Futures in Education, 5(3), pp. 268-271.
This article is part of a review symposium on the book 'The Access Principle: The Case for Open Access to Research and Scholarship' by John Willinsky. Published in 2006 by the MIT Press, Willinsky's book provides a theorized but thoroughly readable overview of debates on the nature of public knowledge and access to it. The complete article includes reviews by Fides Datu Lawton (UTS, Sydney), Cushla Kapitzke (QUT, Brisbane) and Garett Gietzen (UIUC, Urbana-Champaign) and a response from John Willinsky.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Open access, copyright, political economy of publishing, libr@ries, scholarly communication, higher education libraries, archive|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > OTHER LANGUAGE COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (209900)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Symposium Journals|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.|
|Deposited On:||20 Mar 2007|
|Last Modified:||01 Sep 2010 22:40|
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