Förderverein Informationstechnik und Gesellschaft

The Public Domain


Volume 66 Winter/Spring 2003 Numbers 1 & 2

The Public Domain

James Boyle Special Editor

Foreword: The Opposite of Property? James Boyle 1

The Second Enclosure Movement and the Construction of the Public Domain James Boyle 33

Nine-Tenths of the Law: The English Copyright Debates and the Rhetoric of the Public Domain Mark Rose 75

Romans, Roads, and Romantic Creators: Traditions of Public Property in the Information Age Carol M. Rose 89

Ideas, Artifacts, and Facilities: Information as a Common-Pool Resource Charlotte Hess

Elinor Ostrom 111

Mapping the Digital Public Domain: Threats and Opportunities Pamela Samuelson 147

Through the Looking Glass: Alice and the Constitutional Foundations of the Public Domain Yochai Benkler 173

Reconciling What the First Amendment Forbids with what the Copyright Clause Permits: A Summary Explanation and Review William K. Van Alstyne 225

Two Relationships to a Cultural Public Domain Negativland 239 "Fairest of them All" and Other Fairy Tales of Fair Use David Nimmer 263

Bayh-Dole Reform and the Progress of Biomedicine Arti K. Rai Rebecca S. Eisenberg 289

A Contractually Reconstructed Research Commons for Scientific Data in a Highly Protectionist Intellectual Property Environment J. H. Reichman

Paul F. Uhlir 315

Reimagining the Public Domain David Lange 463