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The Global Flow of Information: Legal, Social, and Cultural Perspectives

Ramesh Subramanian and Eddan Katz

Abstract

The Internet has been integral to the globalization of a range of goods and production, from intellectual property and scientific research to political discourse and cultural symbols. Yet the ease with which it allows information to flow at a global level presents enormous regulatory challenges. Understanding if, when, and how the law should regulate online, international flows of information requires a firm grasp of past, present, and future patterns of information flow, and their political, economic, social, and cultural consequences. This book probes the issues that lie at the intersection ... More

Keywords: Internet, globalization, intellectual property, Internet regulation, online, information flow, law, technology, information flow regulation

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780814748114
Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: March 2016 DOI:10.18574/nyu/9780814748114.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Ramesh Subramanian, editor

Eddan Katz, editor

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