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Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Felix Dacumos - Goodreads

After watching an interview of Lawrence Lessig back on the old TechTV channel, I was fascinated by his views on copyright and the public domain. I immediately researched him on the internet and walked ... Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Pete - Goodreads

Fascinating examination of what makes the internet tick, in terms of innovation, and what kinds of things could stop that innovation. He sets forth the idea that there are three layers in the internet ... Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Wesley Fryer - Goodreads

One of the most important books I've read about intellectual freedom, copyright and technology. Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Dhyana - Goodreads

LOVE THIS!!! A must read for those interested i the future of us, technology, thought, basically, our evolution as a system. Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Mark Schomburg - Goodreads

Copyright and control issues in realms of data networking and broadcasting are compared in detail. The emphasis is on being mindful of software and legal developments that will affect what a US citizen can access in the public domain. Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Zach - Goodreads

I think this is the book where Lessig truly became one of the most essential public intellectuals of our time. Reading it in 2008, years after its initial release, it has turned out to be stunningly ... Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Ross - Goodreads

Our children will have no problem parsing this book, whatsoever. When I read this book, I would actually get angry at Lessig at being too moderate. After describing in such nuance the way things have ... Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Chad - Goodreads

It breaks down who runs the web, how it runs, and the decisions and biases that determine the rules of the internet. Read full review

Review: The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World

User Review  - Keith Klein - Goodreads

Lucid and persuasive, Lessig gives history lessons intertwining commerce, morals, politics and law. We get to understand in lay terms how we got to be where we are in copyright and patent law and why ... Read full review


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