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Justifying Intellectual Property

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$76.00 • £60.95 • €68.50

ISBN 9780674049482

Publication Date: 06/13/2011


422 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

7 line illustrations, 2 graphs, 8 tables


  • Preface
    • 1. Introduction: Main Themes
  • Part One: Foundations
    • 2. Locke
    • 3. Kant
    • 4. Distributive Justice and IP Rights
  • Part Two: Principles
    • 5. Midlevel Principles of IP Law
    • 6. The Proportionality Principle
  • Part Three: Issues
    • 7. Creative Professionals, Corporate Ownership, and Transaction Costs
    • 8. Property in the Digital Era
    • 9. Patents and Drugs for the Developing World
    • 10. Conclusion: The Future of Property
  • Notes
  • Index

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