Digital Piracy

Author by : Steven Caldwell Brown
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Non-Commercial digital piracy has seen an unprecedented rise in the wake of the digital revolution; with wide-scale downloading and sharing of copyrighted media online, often committed by otherwise law-abiding citizens. Bringing together perspectives from criminology, psychology, business, and adopting a morally neutral stance, this book offers a holistic overview of this growing phenomenon. It considers its cultural, commercial, and legal aspects, and brings together international research on a range of topics, such as copyright infringement, intellectual property, music publishing, movie piracy, and changes in consumer behaviour. This book offers a new perspective to the growing literature on cybercrime and digital security. This multi-disciplinary book is the first to bring together international research on digital piracy and will be key reading for researchers in the fields of criminology, psychology, law and business.


Understanding Digital Piracy

Author by : Susan Meyer
Languange : en
Publisher by : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
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Description : Looks at the evolution of digital piracy, discusses how major players in the entertainment industries are working to protect their copyrights, and considers the future of digital content.


Piracy Of Digital Content

Author by : Stryszowski Piotr
Languange : en
Publisher by : OECD Publishing
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Total Read : 52
Total Download : 337
File Size : 53,9 Mb
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Description : A study of digital piracy - the infringement of copyrighted content such as music, films, software, broadcasts, books, etc. - where the end product does not involve the use of hard media such as CDs or DVDs.


Digital Piracy

Author by : Paul Belleflamme
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 90
Total Download : 643
File Size : 52,6 Mb
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Digital Piracy

Author by : Nathan W. Fisk
Languange : en
Publisher by : Chelsea House Pub
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Total Read : 14
Total Download : 199
File Size : 45,5 Mb
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Description : Introduces intellectual property and copyright, discusses digital piracy, and examines the problem.


Digital Piracy

Author by : George E. Higgins
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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File Size : 53,9 Mb
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Description : The practice of illegally downloading copyrighted materials continues to spread globally, costing the entertainment industry and governments billions of dollars each year. Why do some people take part in this behavior? Award-winning authors, Dr. George E. Higgins and Dr. Catherine D. Marcum, address this question in Digital Piracy: An Integrated Theoretical Approach. This book provides practitioners working in information technology outside of academia, students, and scholars in multiple disciplines an integrated approach to understanding why this behavior occurs. Drawing from the empirical literature and theories from several disciplines including business, economics, information technology, sociology, law and criminology, this book brings the known facts about digital piracy in America together in one place. This book takes an important step by presenting an integrated theory, derived from the theoretical and research literatures, for understanding digital piracy that provides suggestions for reducing instances of digital piracy behavior.


Eciw2009 8th European Conference On Information Warfare And Security

Author by : Henrique Santos
Languange : en
Publisher by : Academic Conferences Limited
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Total Read : 62
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File Size : 43,7 Mb
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Encyclopedia Of Information Ethics And Security

Author by : Quigley, Marian
Languange : en
Publisher by : IGI Global
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Total Read : 83
Total Download : 929
File Size : 45,5 Mb
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Description : Rapid technological advancement has given rise to new ethical dilemmas and security threats, while the development of appropriate ethical codes and security measures fail to keep pace, which makes the education of computer users and professionals crucial. The Encyclopedia of Information Ethics and Security is an original, comprehensive reference source on ethical and security issues relating to the latest technologies. Covering a wide range of themes, this valuable reference tool includes topics such as computer crime, information warfare, privacy, surveillance, intellectual property and education. This encyclopedia is a useful tool for students, academics, and professionals.


Digital Piracy

Author by : Sulaiman Al-Rafee
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 67
Total Download : 100
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The Empire Of Mind

Author by : Michael Strangelove
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 38
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Description : Where many critics see the Internet as an instrument of corporate hegemony, Michael Strangelove sees something else: an alternative space inhabited by communities dedicated to anarchic freedom, culture jamming, alternative journalism, and resistance to authoritarian forms of consumer capitalism and globalization. In The Empire of Mind, "Dr. Strangelove," the scholar Canadian Business referred to as the "acknowledged dean of Internet entrepreneurs" and Wired called "the Canadian guru of Internet advertising," presents the compelling argument that the Internet and new digital communication technology actually undermine the power of capital, producing an alternative symbolic economy. Strangelove contends that the Internet breaks with the capitalist logic of commodification and that, while television produces a passive consumer audience, Internet audiences are more active, creative, and subversive. Writers, activists, and artists on the Internet undermine commercial media and its management of consumer behaviour, a behaviour that is challenged by the Web's tendency toward the disintegration of intellectual property rights. Case studies describe the invention of new meaning given to cultural and consumer icons like Barbie and McDonald's and explore how novel modes of online news production alter the representation of the world as it is produced by the mainstream, corporate press. In the course of exploring new media, The Empire of Mind also makes apparent that digital piracy will not be eliminated. The Internet community effectively converts private property into public, thereby presenting serious obstacles for the management of consumer behaviour and significantly eroding brand value. Much to the dismay of the corporate sector, online communities are disinterested in the ethics of private property. In fact, the entire philosophical framework on which capitalism is based is threatened by these alternative means of cultural production.