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

User Review  - Taylor - Goodreads

In this book, Lessig does not challenge that copyright is necessary to provide economic incentive for the creation of new works, but rather argues that copyright law has become outdated due to ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jenny Thompson - Goodreads

What does it mean to turn an entire generation into criminals? This is the essential question Lessig asks in his book, and I think it is a good one. I challenge you to find one person in my generation ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Avolyn Fisher - Goodreads

Lawrence writes a compelling argument as to why our current legal system surrounding electronic data, file sharing, and information written copyright is in need of serious reform. Discussing a wide ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Joe - Goodreads

I was drawn to this book as an elementary school teacher who loves to use video/music mash-ups in my classroom to enliven content material, yet fear I am somehow a criminal according to the letter of ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Shawn Roberts - Goodreads

This is a very convincing argument that copyright laws as they stand are not doing the job. Anyone interested in this issue should at least give this a skim. Lessig's writing style, full of unfunny ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Zerenus - Goodreads

I had high expectations for this book and was generally pleased to that end. I have known about Lawrence Lessig for awhile because of some involvement in past virtual communities he helped establish ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Justine - Goodreads

Larry Lessig offered me a very inspiring thought in his book, which is "The law is a way of speaking and thinking and, most important, an ethic. Every lawyer must feel responsible for the law he or ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

Remix, the latest from Larry Lessig, is in essence a well-organized long essay/argument from one of the captains of the Copyleft movement. Anyone wanting a springboard to understand the compromise ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ben Babcock - Goodreads

I'd recommend Remix to anyone who creates content, whether as part of their day job or simply as a hobby in their basement. Lawrence Lessig takes the complicated issues surrounding modern copyright ... Read full review


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