NYU Steinhardt

Copyright, Culture, and Commerce

  • Course Number: MCC-UE 1405
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Examines the basic tenets & operative principles of the global copyright system. Considers the ways in which media industries, artists, & consumers interact with the copyright system & assesses how well it serves its stated purposes: to encourage art & creativity. Special emphasis on the social, cultural, legal, & political issues that have arisen in recent years as a reult of new communicative technologies.
  • Old Course Number: E59.1405