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Kirtland Community College Library KF 2979 .B73 1994 30775305483639 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 046509175X
  • ISBN: 9780465091751
  • ISBN: 046509144X
  • ISBN: 9780465091447
  • Physical Description: print
    xii, 241 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : BasicBooks, ©1994.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-230) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Who owns your name and address? -- Who owns your telephone number? -- Who owns your medical history? -- Who owns your image? -- Who owns your electronic messages? -- Who owns video entertainment? -- Who owns religious information? -- Who owns computer software? -- Who owns government information?
Summary, etc.: Once upon a time information was hard to get. Now it's astonishingly easy, whether it's a person's phone number, medical records, or research. But as a society we haven't reached a consensus on how to control - or even whether to control - all this accessible information. So a war is going on between private citizens and information-based businesses over who owns such valuable data as a person's name, photographic image, telephone number, shopping records, and medical records.
Subject: Intellectual property United States
Privacy, Right of United States
Freedom of information United States
Data protection Law and legislation United States
Information Services trends United States legislation
Copyright trends United States legislation
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Confidentiality trends United States
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