Patent Politics

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643799X
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These challenges, to domains that we usually consider technical and legal, may seem surprising. But in Patent Politics, Shobita Parthasarathy argues that patent systems have always been deeply political and social.

Patent Politics

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643785X
Size: 57.47 MB
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By following US and European patents, from their origins in the fifteenth century through the tumult brought by biotechnology, and through comparative case studies of patent battles related to animals, human embryonic stem cells, human ...

Patent Politics

Author: Shobita Parthasarathy
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643785X
Size: 26.35 MB
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These challenges, to domains that we usually consider technical and legal, may seem surprising. But in Patent Politics, Shobita Parthasarathy argues that patent systems have always been deeply political and social.

What S Wrong With Copying

Author: Abraham Drassinower
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674286588
Size: 64.73 MB
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Abraham Drassinower presents a new way to balance the needs of creators and users of authored works.

Fireworks

Author: Simon Werrett
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226893774
Size: 64.69 MB
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In so doing, the book demonstrates the critical role that pyrotechnics played in the development of physics, astronomy, chemistry and physiology, meteorology, and electrical science.

The Cuban Cure

Author: S. M. Reid-Henry
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226709178
Size: 31.79 MB
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Through a novel argument about the intersection of socioeconomic systems and the nature of innovation, The Cuban Cure presents an illuminating study of politics and science in the context of globalization.

Glass

Author: Alan Macfarlane
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226500287
Size: 18.56 MB
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The role of glass in shaping the world's history, art, and scientific achievement is made plain in this fascinating study of a ubiquitous yet absolutely essential manmade substance. (History)

Biotechnology And Society

Author: Hallam Stevens
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022604615X
Size: 79.75 MB
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Taken as a whole, the book presents a clear, authoritative picture of the relationship between biotechnology and society today, and how our conceptions (and misconceptions) of it could shape future developments.

The Entrepreneurial State

Author: Mariana Mazzucato
Publisher: Anthem Press
ISBN: 1783085215
Size: 35.60 MB
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Named one of the best books of 2013 by the 'Financial Times', 'Huffington Post' and 'Forbes', this debate-shifting book debunks the myth of the State as a static bureaucratic organization only needed to 'fix' market failures, leaving ...

From Poverty To Power

Author: Duncan Green
Publisher: Oxfam
ISBN: 0855985933
Size: 40.82 MB
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Offers a look at the causes and effects of poverty and inequality, as well as the possible solutions.