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Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Jeffrey - Goodreads

Lessig is a lawyer and law professor who has been at the forefront of questioning copyright controls in the digital age. He presents a number of ideas about how the internet, crowdsourcing, and ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Mysteryfan - Goodreads

The book was written five years ago. The landscape has changed considerably but a lot of the concepts are still good. I liked his description of the Read Only vs the Read/Write culture. Content is not ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Adam Ross - Goodreads

This was a solid introduction to some of the problems with our current cultural and legal systems when it comes to encouraging culture. Lessig calls our current culture "Read Only," and argues that ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - kthread - Goodreads

Larry Lessig beckons us in his new book, Remix, to think about the future of a generation weaned on pirated media. In his usual elegant style, he clears the bramble around thorny issues of gift ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Saraq - Goodreads

Good, but I kind of felt like it was preaching to the choir without giving much substance as far as how to bring copyright law effectively into the digital age. If you're a newbie to copyright and/or ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Lukas - Goodreads

It was a good read in some ways, and I agree with some of Lawrence's theories about where copyright law should head. What I didn't enjoy was his divisive use of age and generation to make his case ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

An interesting perspective on the current state of American Copyright law that easily gets off topic, but none-the-less makes valid points. The book doesn't clearly lay out a solution, but if it could ... Read full review

Review: Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

User Review  - Peter Nestor - Goodreads

Excellent suggestions for revision to the law, esp. regarding decriminalization of copyright infringement. The numerous examples of shared culture, and non-financial incentives to create new works ... Read full review


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