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Digital freedom : how much can you handle?

Author: N D Batra
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Digital Freedom, N.D. Batra explores the tension between the boundlessness of the Internet and the boundaries of the marketplace, as well as the resulting impact on human expression, privacy, and social controls. This book is an exploration of and a meditation on the question: How much freedom does a person need? This question evokes Tolstoy's parable, "How much land does a man need?" Is individual freedom an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Digital freedom.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2008
(DLC) 2007012384
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: N D Batra
ISBN: 9780742577022 0742577023
OCLC Number: 1253440721
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 265 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface --
1. Introduction --
2. Scanning digital horizons --
3. Changing view of privacy --
4. Surveillance in cyberspace --
5. How the marketplace shapes creativity --
6. Free expression in the digital age --
7. How does the ring of freedom sound to you? --
Notes --
Index --
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Explores the tension between the boundlessness of the Internet and the boundaries of the marketplace, as well as the resulting impact on human expression, privacy, and social controls. This book  Read more...

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Recommended. * CHOICE, Vol. 45 No. 6 (February 2008) * Digital Freedom is a breath of fresh air in the debate over the Internet as salvation versus doom. N. D. Batra asks the right questions of the Read more...

 
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