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InfrastructureThe Social Value of Shared Resources$
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Brett M. Frischmann

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199895656

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895656.001.0001

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Intellectual Infrastructure

Intellectual Infrastructure

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(p.253) 12 Intellectual Infrastructure
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Infrastructure
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Brett M. Frischmann

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895656.003.0013

This chapter explores how infrastructure theory applies to cultural-intellectual resources and delineates a class of infrastructure referred to as intellectual infrastructure. It is organized into four sections. It begins in Section A with the idea of the cultural environment as infrastructure. Section B describes the economic characteristics of intellectual resources. Section C focuses on applying the infrastructure criteria to delineate intellectual infrastructure. Section D considers intellectual property laws. It examines intellectual property laws as a semi-commons regime and compares it to the regulatory semi-commons discussed in the previous chapter.

Keywords:   infrastructure theory, cultural-intellectual resources, cultural environment, intellectual resources, intellectual property laws

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