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The Battle against Internet Piracy opens a discussion on what happens to the victims of piracy. Drawing from a large number of interviewsfrom writers, self-publishers, mainstream publishers, researchers, students, admitted pirates, free speech advocates, attorneys, and local and international law enforcement officialsthe text speaks to such issues as:
Why pirates have acted and how they feel about it
The conflict over constitutional rights and piracy
The current laws surrounding Internet piracy
Examples of cases taken against some pirates
Alternatives to piracy
Personal experiences of being ripped off
The ways piracy affects different industries and how they’ve responded
Author Gini Graham Scott prepares readers to arm themselves against these modern perils by learning about copyright, infringement, and how to prevent, combat, and end book piracy.
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