The Nature and Future of Creativity
By (author) Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig
Format: Paperback / softback
Normal Price: $34.26
Your Price: $30.83 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.43! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.54 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Free Culture by Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig
Book DescriptionLawrence Lessig, "the most important thinker on intellectual property in the Internet era" (The New Yorker), masterfully argues that never before in human history has the power to control creative progress been so concentrated in the hands of the powerful few, the so-called Big Media. Never before have the cultural powers- that-be been able to exert such control over what we can and can't do with the culture around us. Our society defends free markets and free speech; why then does it permit such top-down control? To lose our long tradition of free culture, Lawrence Lessig shows us, is to lose our freedom to create, our freedom to build, and, ultimately, our freedom to imagine.
Buy Free Culture book by Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780143034650
(196mm x 128mm x 18mm)
Imprint: The Penguin Press
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2005
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig
Citizens Divided, Paperback / softback (October 2016)» View all books by Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig
First Amendment defenders greeted the Citizens United ruling with enthusiasm, while electoral reformers recoiled in disbelief. Robert Post offers a constitutional theory that seeks to reconcile these sharply divided camps, and explains how the case might've been decided in a way that would preserve free speech and electoral integrity.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Free Culture book by Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Director Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics and Roy L Furman Professorship of Law Lawrence Lessig
Lawrence Lessig is a professor at Stanford Law School and the founder of the Stanford Center for Internet and Society. The author of "The Future of Ideas" and "Code and Other Laws of Cyberspace," he is the chair of the Creative Commons project. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Cambridge University, and Yale Law School, he has clerked for Judge Richard Posner of the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and Judge Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.