Moral panics and the copyright wars / William Patry.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 
xxiv, 266 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
How the copyright wars are being fought and why The role of metaphors in understanding Metaphors and the law The mythical origins of copyright and three favorite copyright metaphors Property as social relationships Why classifying copyright as property is important in the copyright wars Moral panics, folk devils, and fear as a tactical weapon Copyright owners and moral panics How innovation occurs: creative destruction and disruptive technologies.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K1420.5 .P376 2009
9780195385649 hardback alkaline paper 0195385640