Regulating the Global Information Society
Christopher T. Marsden
Psychology Press, 2000 - Political Science - 364 pages
An outstanding line-up of contributors explore the regulation of the internet from an interdisciplinary perspective. In-depth coverage of this controversial area such as international political economy, law, politics, economics, sociology and internet regulation. Regulating the Global Information Society covers the differences between both US and UK approaches to regulation and establishes where policy is being made that will influence the future direction of the global information society, from commercial, democratic and middle-ground perspectives.
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information and communications
The role of the public sphere in the information society
charting the course of selfregulation
Will electronic commerce change the law? Towards
when to regulate in the GIS? A public
trade negotiations and the New Economy
Will the Internet remake antitrust law?
Chinas impact on the Global Information Society
Freedom versus access rights in a European context
Pluralism guidance and the new media
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