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Common As Air

Revolution, Art, and Ownership

Common As Air( )
Author: Hyde, Lewis
ISBN:978-1-4299-7964-1
Publication Date:Aug 2010
Publisher:Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Book Format:Ebook
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Common as Air offers a stirring defense of our cultural commons, that vast store of art and ideas we have inherited from the past that continues to enrich our present. Suspicious of the current idea that all creative work is "intellectual property," Lewis Hyde turns to America's founding fathers--men like John Adams, James Madison, and Thomas Jefferson--in search of other ways to value the fruits of human wit and imagination. What he discovers is a rich tradition in which...
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