TITLE

Toward a Lockean Moral Justification of Legal Protection of Intellectual Property

AUTHOR(S)
HIMMA, KENNETH EINAR
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
San Diego Law Review;Fall2012, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p1105
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on viable moral justification for recognizing and providing legal protection of intellectual property. It provides information on the general issues concerning law of intellectual property in western industrialized nations. It discusses the moral issues concerning justification of intellectual property including interests of authors who receive some protection from morality and use of coercive powers to protect interests of authors.
ACCESSION #
86412325

 

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