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

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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necessary to provide economic incentive for the creation of new works, but rather argues that copyright law has become outdated due to ...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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Lessig's book is the first I've read regarding copyright that examines preferable alternatives to the current system: one that might reward artists and allow for collage-remix creativity. His ... Read full review


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