Who Owns Information?: From Privacy to Public Access / Edition 1

Who Owns Information?: From Privacy to Public Access / Edition 1

by Anne Wells Branscomb
     
 

ISBN-10: 046509144X

ISBN-13: 9780465091447

Pub. Date: 04/28/1995

Publisher: Basic Books

Drawing on eleven case studies, a communications lawyer addresses the issue of who owns information, explaining the ramifications of the ownership of medical records, telephone numbers, personal names, culture, computer software, and more.  See more details below

Overview

Drawing on eleven case studies, a communications lawyer addresses the issue of who owns information, explaining the ramifications of the ownership of medical records, telephone numbers, personal names, culture, computer software, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465091447
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,347,329
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.52(d)
Lexile:
1710L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Control of the Legal Infostructure1
1Who Owns Your Name and Address?9
2Who Owns Your Telephone Number?30
3Who Owns Your Medical History?54
4Who Owns Your Image?73
5Who Owns Your Electronic Messages?92
6Who Owns Video Entertainment?106
7Who Owns Religious Information?119
8Who Owns Computer Software?138
9Who Owns Government Information?159
10Conclusion: Information as an Asset: From Personal Autonomy to Public Access174
Notes187
Index231

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