O'Reilly logo

Content Rights for Creative Professionals, 2nd Edition by Arnold Lutzker

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 19

The International View: It's a Small World After All

 

Creative works and the content rights associated with them do not rest at a nation's geographic borders. The power of thought expressed in books, film, music, graphics, paintings, sculpture, and photographs transcends space and boundaries. As a result, works are exchanged throughout the world in both the original format and language and in translated versions and revised formats.

In the digital era, where …

  • A student in Athens, Greece, can enroll in a distance education course from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia;
  • An author in London, England, can e-mail the draft of her book to an editor in New London, Connecticut;
  • An Internet groupie from the Philippines can post ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required