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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Making Laws for Cyberspace


ISBN13: 9780199657612
Published: March 2012
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £43.99



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Providing a scholarly analysis of how to govern and make the right kinds of laws for cyberspace, in this work, Professor Reed investigates the vast majority of cyberspace users who wish to act lawfully and asks whether the current state of law in cyberspace makes it possible for them to do so. If not, why not, and what is the cure?

In this book, Professor Reed puts forward a new model for cyberspace laws which focuses on human actions rather than the technology used. Arguing that, in cyberspace, law works primarily through voluntary obedience rather than fear of enforcement, Professor Reed explains his thoughtful and controversial new viewpoint as to how cyberspace laws should be devised and re-opens the debate as to the value of law for regulating cyberspace and how best to influence the behaviour of cyberspace actors.

The only text to comprehensively analyse European cyberspace lawmaking, this book provides a new perspective to the debate about the proper shape and scope of internet laws.

Subjects:
Internet Law
Contents:
PART I - CYBERSPACE AS A LAWFUL SPACE
Introduction
1. Command and control
2. The route to lawfulness
PART II - AUTHORITY IN CYBERSPACE
3. Extraterritoriality
4. Enforcement in cyberspace
5. Sources of authority
6. Authoritative lawmaking
PART III - RESPECTWORTHY LAWS
7. Cyberspace communities and cyberspace norms
8. Three ways to make meaningless law
9. Aims and effectiveness
10. Mismatch with cyber-reality