bookshelves

all (1700)

cover title author rating rating my rating review Down arrow read added
 
The Late Age of Print: Everyday Book Culture from Consumerism to Control
3.52
liked it
There were some interesting ideas in the pages of this book, but the chapters felt a little too disparate to work together. This isn't a book about ho ...more
Jun 11, 2010
Jun 04, 2010
 
Public Domain: How to Find and Use Copyright-Free Writings, Music, Art & More
3.92
really liked it
For anyone interested in learning more about the issues surrounding the Public Domain in the U.S. this guide offers a thorough and easy-to-follow guid ...more
Jan 20, 2009
Jan 09, 2009
 
The Economy Of Literary Form: English Literature And The Industrialization Of Publishing, 1800 1850
4.00
it was amazing
Mixes literary studies, economics and history of publishing together to give a new view on how and why certain genres and authors caught on in Britain ...more
Jul 05, 2010
Jun 30, 2010
 
Darknet: Hollywood's War Against the Digital Generation
3.52
really liked it
The book has aged better than expected. I was prepared to skip though story after story on the RIAA and MPAA suing college students and housewives or ...more
Jul 07, 2010
Jun 01, 2008
 
The Author, Art, and the Market: Rereading the History of Aesthetics
3.82
liked it
While this book is primarily about how the concepts of high art and fine artists were developed during the 18th and 19th Century in Germany (and then ...more
Jan 03, 2011
May 28, 2009
 
The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind
4.07
it was amazing
A very accessible book on the strange course intellectual property law has taken over the past 20 years. While Boyle has a clear agenda about the need ...more
May 28, 2009
May 08, 2009
 
Complete Copyright
4.09
really liked it
Surprisingly useful guide to copyright. It's a wire-bound over-sized guide with illustrated sample cases for academics that make it seem too simple, b ...more
not set
Jul 06, 2008
 
Working Knowledge: Employee Innovation and the Rise of Corporate Intellectual Property, 1800-1930
4.33
really liked it
Working Knowledge is at its core a book about how work for hire came about. The sections take the reader from the early period of the Republic and sho ...more
Jul 16, 2015
May 28, 2009
 
Moral Panics and the Copyright Wars
3.80
really liked it
instead of a retread of the different arguments about copyright that have been covered elsewhere, Patry instead focuses on how the different sides fra ...more
Jan 14, 2010
Apr 10, 2009
 
The Copyright Primer For Librarians And Educators
2.83
it was ok
Out-of-date and really simplified. The Q & A section are very easy to read. A great introduction to copyright for librarians, but some of the info ...more
Sep 14, 2008
Sep 14, 2008
 
Zero Comments: Blogging and Critical Internet Culture
3.36
really liked it
There's a lot packed in this book. From Tactical media, to social theory to global media theory. Parts are worth reading for anyone who is interested ...more
Jul 27, 2010
May 08, 2009
 
Intellectual Property and Open Source
3.96
really liked it
None
Feb 26, 2009
Mar 17, 2009
 
International Copyright Law and the Publisher in the Reign of Queen Victoria,
0.00
None
Oct 20, 2009
Apr 29, 2009
 
The Pirate's Dilemma: How Youth Culture Is Reinventing Capitalism
3.67
it was ok
None
May 11, 2009
May 08, 2009
 
Copyright in Historical Perspective
4.14
liked it
None
not set
Jul 06, 2008
 
Bound by Law?: Tales from the Public Domain
3.70
it was ok
None
not set
Jul 06, 2008
 
The Copyright Permission and Libel Handbook: A Step-By-Step Guide for Writers, Editors, and Publishers
3.72
liked it
None
not set
Jul 06, 2008
 
The Anarchist in the Library: How the Clash Between Freedom and Control Is Hacking the Real World and Crashing the System
3.52
really liked it
None
Nov 23, 2004
Jun 11, 2008
 
The Illustrated Story of Copyright
3.45
liked it
None
Feb 14, 2008
Feb 18, 2008
 
Permissions, A Survival Guide: Blunt Talk about Art as Intellectual Property
3.96
really liked it
None
Feb 2008
Feb 18, 2008
 
Common as Air: Revolution, Art, and Ownership
3.88
liked it
None
Sep 05, 2011
Jan 11, 2011
Rss infinite More books shelved as 'copyright' »