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Brush, Stephen B., Ed.; Stabinsky, Doreen, Ed. – 1996
Intellectual property enables individuals to gain financially from sharing unique and useful knowledge. Compensating indigenous people for sharing their knowledge and resources might both validate and be an equitable reward for indigenous knowledge of biological resources, and might promote the conservation of those resources. This book contains…
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indians, Biodiversity, Conservation (Environment)
Greaves, Tom, Ed. – 1994
This sourcebook presents a collection of papers focusing on the intellectual property rights (IPR) of indigenous peoples--their rights to protect and control their cultural knowledge. Subsidiary IPR goals are to manage the degree and process by which cultural knowledge is shared with outsiders and, in some instances, to be justly compensated for…
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, American Indian Culture, American Indians, Community Control
Chronicle of Higher Education, 2005
"Chronicle of Higher Education" presents an abundant source of news and information for college and university faculty members and administrators. This April 1, 2005 issue of "Chronicle of Higher Education" includes the following articles: (1) "Hollywood Profits v. Technological Progress" (Ben-Atar, Doron); (2)…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Educational Technology, Copyrights, Foreign Countries