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British and French Copyright: A Historical Study of Aesthetic Implications


ISBN13: 9788757422139
Published: December 2009
Publisher: DJOF Publishing
Country of Publication: Denmark
Format: Paperback
Price: £30.00



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This book offers a more aesthetic orientated approach to copyright because of its concern with the protection of art and litterature. The publication is a result of the authors master thesis, and starts with a comparison of British copyright and French droit d’auteur through historical research.

The essence of the thesis is a reading of chosen trials in Great Britain and France from the beginning of the 19th century to today.

Subjects:
Intellectual Property Law
Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction

PART I: BACGROUND
1. Historical Overview
2. Theories of Copyright
3. Copyright ABC
4. Aesthetic Keywords

PART II: TO COPY OR NOT COPY: A BRITISH QUESTION
1. The Act of Copying in Literature
2. Reproduction and Imitation in Art
3. Art & Copyright
4. Art, Literature and Copyright

PART III: METAMORPHOSES OF MORAL RIGHTS IN FRANCE
1. The Right of Integrity in Works of Literature
2. The Right of Integrity in Works of Art
3. Copyright in Texts and Images

PART IV: MORAL RIGHTS IN BRITAIN
Conclusion
Table of Statutes
Chronological list of cases
Bibiliography
Summary