ERIC Number: EJ550346
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Gateway or Gatekeeper: The Implications of Copyright and Digitalization on Education.
Maxwell, Leigh; McCain, Thomas A.
Communication Education, v46 n3 p141-57 Jul 1997
Offers a conceptual framework to consider the issues surrounding copyright, education, and the digitalization of society. Traces the history of copyright through the evolution of communication media--its role in creating and distributing knowledge. Considers the dialectical relationship between communication as transmission and communication as dialogue. Offers two suggestions regarding licensing arrangements and modification of fair use. (SR)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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