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ERIC Number: EJ551833
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-3180
The Enclosure of Cyberspace.
Bettig, Ronald V.
Critical Studies in Mass Communication, v14 n2 p138-57 Jun 1997
Explores the growing concentration of ownership and control over the National Information Infrastructure (NII). Examines efforts of copyright owners to extend their control over information and cultural products into new media markets. Discusses the commercialization of the NII, and points out concentration, commodification, and commercialization as tendencies undermining the democratic potential of new communications systems. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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