terms of use

Download Book Terms Of Use in PDF format. You can Read Online Terms Of Use here in PDF, EPUB, Mobi or Docx formats.

Terms Of Use

Author : Eva Hemmungs Wirtén
ISBN : 9781442691100
Genre : Law
File Size : 43. 80 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 563
Read : 1271

Download Now


As a result of the digital revolution and the ever-increasing use of the internet, discussions around the conflict between copyright and the public domain are more prevalent than ever before. While these discussions have been hotly debated by legal scholars and in blogs and online forums, Terms of Use is one of the first books to concentrate on the conceptual foundations of the public domain. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, Eva Hemmungs Wirtén reveals the nineteenth-century origins of contemporary phenomena such as blogs, wikis, the "Creative Commons," as well as the "Open Source" and "Open Access" movements. Hemmungs Wirtén examines topics as diverse as the pharmaceutical uses of plants, the patenting of DNA sequences, and Disney's reworking of Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Books in order to provide a frank theoretical discussion of how nature and culture have been transformed into intellectual property. Timely and provocative, Terms of Use will challenge and inspire readers by providing an original and innovative approach to the understanding of the public domain and its origins.

Terms Of Use

Author : Scott Allan Morrison
ISBN : 1503946894
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 62. 24 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 408
Read : 927

Download Now


Circles is the most popular social network in the world: vast, ubiquitous, and constantly evolving. Days before expanding into China, Circles suffers a devastating cyberattack--and a key executive is brutally murdered. As he fights to save the company he helped build, top engineer Sergio Mansour uncovers evidence of a massive conspiracy that turns the power of Circles against its users. But as Sergio investigates, someone is watching his every move--someone ruthless enough to brand him a criminal and set a vicious hit man on his trail. Desperate to clear his name, Sergio turns to Malina Olson, a beautiful and headstrong doctor who has an agenda of her own. Now, he and Malina must survive long enough to expose the truth in a world without hiding places, where a single keystroke can shift the global balance of power.

The Rhetoric Of Religious Cults

Author : A. Mooney
ISBN : 9780230504417
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 83. 90 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 356
Read : 619

Download Now


The Rhetoric of Religious Cults takes as its departure point the notion that 'cults' have a distinctive language and way of recruiting members. First outlining a rhetorical framework, which encompasses contemporary discourse analysis, the persuasive texts of three movements - Scientology, Jehovah's Witnesses and Children of God - are analysed in detail and their discourse compared with other kinds of recruitment literature. Cults' distinctive negative profile in society is not matched by a linguistic typology. Indeed, this negative profile seems to rest on the semantics and application of the term 'cult' itself.

Dictionary Of Jewish Usage

Author : Sol Steinmetz
ISBN : 0742543870
Genre : Literary Criticism
File Size : 43. 62 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 704
Read : 1217

Download Now


Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms is a unique and much needed resource to the way many Hebrew, Yiddish, and Aramaic words and meanings are used by English speakers. Sol Steinmetz draws upon his years of experience as an editor of dictionaries, as well as his lifelong study of Jewish history, traditions, and practices, to lead the reader through the essentially uncharted territory of Jewish usage. Dictionary of Jewish Usage clarifies the meanings of Jewish terms that have been absorbed into English, as well as the transliterated Hebrew terms from sacred texts that reflect differing pronunciations. The dictionary also explains terms that are often misused, sheds light on the meaning of clusters of terminology, and delineates the etymology and pronunciation of many words, making this an invaluable guide for anyone curious about Jewish usage.

Official Terms And Words In Common Use At The Public Offices Of Cuttack Pooree And Balasore Arranged Alphabetically In English And Oriya

Author : Civilian
ISBN : BL:A0019037589
Genre : Agriculture
File Size : 58. 47 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 476
Read : 826

Download Now



Remarks On The Use And Abuse Of Some Political Terms

Author : Sir George Cornewall Lewis
ISBN : NYPL:33433081994703
Genre : Political science
File Size : 41. 31 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 759
Read : 178

Download Now



Endangered Languages Database

Author :
ISBN : OCLC:698381741
Genre : Language attrition
File Size : 73. 94 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 760
Read : 485

Download Now



Top Download:

Best Books