The Resource The cultural life of intellectual properties : authorship, appropriation, and the law, Rosemary J. Coombe, (electronic resource)

The cultural life of intellectual properties : authorship, appropriation, and the law, Rosemary J. Coombe, (electronic resource)

Label
The cultural life of intellectual properties : authorship, appropriation, and the law
Title
The cultural life of intellectual properties
Title remainder
authorship, appropriation, and the law
Statement of responsibility
Rosemary J. Coombe
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Logos, trademarks, national insignia, brand names, celebrity images, design patents, and advertising texts are vibrant signs in a consumer culture governed by a regime of intellectual property laws. In The Cultural Life of Intellectual Properties, professor of law and cultural anthropologist Rosemary J. Coombe brings an illuminating ethnographic approach to an analysis of authorship and the role law plays in shaping the various meanings that animate these protected properties in the public sphere.Although such artifacts are ubiquitous in contemporary culture, little attention has been paid to
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coombe, Rosemary J
Dewey number
346.7304/8
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KF2979
LC item number
.C66 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Post-contemporary interventions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intellectual property
  • Critical legal studies
  • Popular culture
  • United States
Label
The cultural life of intellectual properties : authorship, appropriation, and the law, Rosemary J. Coombe, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [398]-443) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction: Authoring Culture. A Critical Cultural Legal Studies. Against Culture(s). Anthropology's Trademark and Its Academic Others. Authoring Alterity. Contested Cultures. Legalities,Identities, and Mass Media. Authorship and Alterity -- Objects of Property and Subjects of Politics: Objects and Subjects. Historicizing the Subject. Postmodern Culture. It's a Small, Small world. Postmodern Goods. Author(iz)ing the Corporate Persona. Manufacturing Distinction. Fixing the Signifier/Owning the Sign. Activist Appropriations. PolicingPostmodern Precincts. Xerox Cultures. Dialogicsof Postmodern Politics -- Author(iz)ing the Celebrity: Engendering Alternative Identities: The Value of the CelebrityPersona. CelebrityAuthorship. The CelebrityForm and the Politicsof Postmodernism. Doing Gender. Respecting Judy. Fictionalized Sexualities. Enterprising Women. Engendering and EndangeringAlternative Identities -- Tactics of Appropriation and the Politics of Recognition: PoliticalArticulations. Official Signifiers. Postmodernity and the Rumor. Racial Inscriptions and Iterations. Corporeal Vulnerability. Signifyin(g) Powers -- Embodied Trademarks: Mimesis and Alterity on American Commercial Frontiers. Mimicry, Alterity, and Embodiment. Marked and Unmarked Bodies. Contemporary Contestations. Fighting Redskins. Consuming Crazy Horse. Mimicking Authors at the Altars of Property -- The Properties of Culture and the Politics of Possessing Identity: Whose VoiceIs It Anyway? The European Art/Culture System. Contemporary Properties of Culture and Identity. Listening to Native Claims "in Context". Representation without Representation: Visibility without Voice. Possessive Individualism Revisited: Authorship and Cultural Identity. Aboriginal Title -- Dialogic Democracy I: Authorship and Alterity in Public Spheres: The Author in the Modern Public Sphere. FreeSpeech in the Condition of Postmodernity. Objects and Subjects Redux -- Dialogic Democracy II: Alterity and Articulation in the Space of the Political: Locating the Politics of the Public Sphere. Mass Mediation and the Publics of Civil Society. The Spaceof the Signature. The Unworked Community. An Ethics of Contingency
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (480 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283062787
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1167740
  • (OCoLC)823850887
  • (SSID)ssj0000392984
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11297511
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000392984
  • (PQKBWorkID)10362976
  • (PQKB)10529546
  • (OCoLC)191222383
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1167740
  • (EXLCZ)994230000000000131
Label
The cultural life of intellectual properties : authorship, appropriation, and the law, Rosemary J. Coombe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [398]-443) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Introduction: Authoring Culture. A Critical Cultural Legal Studies. Against Culture(s). Anthropology's Trademark and Its Academic Others. Authoring Alterity. Contested Cultures. Legalities,Identities, and Mass Media. Authorship and Alterity -- Objects of Property and Subjects of Politics: Objects and Subjects. Historicizing the Subject. Postmodern Culture. It's a Small, Small world. Postmodern Goods. Author(iz)ing the Corporate Persona. Manufacturing Distinction. Fixing the Signifier/Owning the Sign. Activist Appropriations. PolicingPostmodern Precincts. Xerox Cultures. Dialogicsof Postmodern Politics -- Author(iz)ing the Celebrity: Engendering Alternative Identities: The Value of the CelebrityPersona. CelebrityAuthorship. The CelebrityForm and the Politicsof Postmodernism. Doing Gender. Respecting Judy. Fictionalized Sexualities. Enterprising Women. Engendering and EndangeringAlternative Identities -- Tactics of Appropriation and the Politics of Recognition: PoliticalArticulations. Official Signifiers. Postmodernity and the Rumor. Racial Inscriptions and Iterations. Corporeal Vulnerability. Signifyin(g) Powers -- Embodied Trademarks: Mimesis and Alterity on American Commercial Frontiers. Mimicry, Alterity, and Embodiment. Marked and Unmarked Bodies. Contemporary Contestations. Fighting Redskins. Consuming Crazy Horse. Mimicking Authors at the Altars of Property -- The Properties of Culture and the Politics of Possessing Identity: Whose VoiceIs It Anyway? The European Art/Culture System. Contemporary Properties of Culture and Identity. Listening to Native Claims "in Context". Representation without Representation: Visibility without Voice. Possessive Individualism Revisited: Authorship and Cultural Identity. Aboriginal Title -- Dialogic Democracy I: Authorship and Alterity in Public Spheres: The Author in the Modern Public Sphere. FreeSpeech in the Condition of Postmodernity. Objects and Subjects Redux -- Dialogic Democracy II: Alterity and Articulation in the Space of the Political: Locating the Politics of the Public Sphere. Mass Mediation and the Publics of Civil Society. The Spaceof the Signature. The Unworked Community. An Ethics of Contingency
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (480 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283062787
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1167740
  • (OCoLC)823850887
  • (SSID)ssj0000392984
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11297511
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000392984
  • (PQKBWorkID)10362976
  • (PQKB)10529546
  • (OCoLC)191222383
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1167740
  • (EXLCZ)994230000000000131

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