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By Benedict Atkinson,Brian Fitzgerald

This ebook tells the tale of the way, over centuries, humans, society and tradition created legislation affecting provide of knowledge. within the 21 century, uniform worldwide copyright legislation are claimed to be fundamental to the good fortune of leisure, web and different details industries. Do copyright legislation motivate info flow? Many say that copyright legislation restrict dissemination, harming society. within the final three hundred years, industries armed with copyrights managed output and distribution. Now the internet’s disruption of financial styles could significantly reshape details regulation. Information freedom, a resource of emancipation, may well swap the world.

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