ERIC Number: ED446668
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Computer and Internet Use on Campus: A Legal Guide to Issues of Intellectual Property, Free Speech, and Privacy. The Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series.
Hawke, Constance S.
The purpose of this book is threefold: (1) to inform Internet users of the legal ramifications of their on-line activities; (2) to help administrators handle specific situations or complaints regarding Internet activity; and (3) to provide guidance for the formulation of acceptable computer use policies on campuses. The chapters are: chapter 1, "Intellectual Property On-Line"; chapter 2, "Free Speech in Cyberspace"; chapter 3, "Privacy Issues in Electronic Communications"; and chapter 4, "Fairness and On-Line Dispute Resolution." A checklist of policy recommendations and guidelines for system administrators is also included. A set of specific recommendations for network use on campus concludes each chapter. Contains 54 references. (EMS)
Descriptors: Computer Mediated Communication, Computer Networks, Computer Security, Copyrights, Freedom of Information, Freedom of Speech, Higher Education, Intellectual Property, Internet, Legal Responsibility, Online Searching, Privacy
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Practitioners; Students
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