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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
Recent years have seen a number of pressing developments in copyright law: there has been an enormous increase in the range and type of work accorded protection; the concept of the ?original work? has entered into national copyright acts; and intangible entities are now entitled to protection by copyright. All these are consequences of legislative... more...
- NewSouth 2015; US$ 14.99
Writers, musicians, filmmakers, gamers, lawyers and academics talk about why copyright matters to them - or doesnt.We expect to be able to log on and read, watch or listen to anything, anywhere, anytime. Then copy it, share it, quote it, sample it, remix it. Does this leave writers, designers, filmmakers, musicians, photographers, artists, and... more...
- The Floating Press 2015; US$ 3.99 US$ 3.47
Born in Northumberland in 1852, James Runciman was trained as a teacher and spent many years working as an educator. Once established in his career, he began penning personal essays and opinion pieces in his spare time. This collection brings together a number of his works on topics ranging from marriage to the ethics of writing. more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00
The highly-regarded authors of this important work explore the constitutional, institutional, and cultural barriers to harmonisation of the copyright laws of the United States and the European Union. They consider these matters in the real world transnational environment in which copyright law operates and suggest that the reality transcends the differences,... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 76.02
This book focuses on the thorny and highly topical issue of balancing copyright in the digital age. The idea for it sprang from the often heated debates among intellectual property scholars on the possibilities and the limits of copyright. Copyright law has been broadening its scope for decades now, and as a result it often clashes with other rights... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 60.00
Featuring expert contributors from around the world, this book offers insight into the vital theoretical and practical aspects of the economics of copyright. Topics discussed include fair use, performers rights, copyright and trade, online music streaming, internet piracy, copyright and visual art markets, and open source publishing. In addition... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.70
Today's copyright wars can seem unprecedented. Sparked by the digital revolution that has made copyright?and its violation?a part of everyday life, fights over intellectual property have pitted creators, Hollywood, and governments against consumers, pirates, Silicon Valley, and open-access advocates. But while the digital generation can be forgiven... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
This book seeks to make an intervention into the ongoing debate about the scope and intensity of global copyright laws. While mapping out the primary actors in the context of globalization and the modern political economy of information ownership, the argument is made that alternatives to further expansion of copyright are necessary. By examining... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 39.95 US$ 34.99
An updated guide to Canadian copyright law for an age of reckless infringement This fourth edition of Canadian Copyright Law brings you the latest updates according to new Canadian legislation and international agreements. Copyright infringement has always been an invisible crime. Now with near-constant access to the Internet and the mainstream... more...