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Configuring the Networked Self: Law, Code, and the Play of Everyday Practice

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Won the 2013 AoIR book award given by the Association of Internet Researchers.
(AoIR Association of Internet Researchers 2013-07-30)

Shortlisted for the 2013 Surveillance and Society Journal Book Prize.
(Book Award Surveillance and Society Journal 2013-08-26)

About the Author

Julie E. Cohen teaches and writes about intellectual property law and privacy law, with particular focus on copyright and on the intersection of copyright and privacy rights in the networked information society. She lives in Bethesda, Maryland.

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  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Yale University Press (January 24, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0300125437
  • ISBN-13: 978-0300125436
  • Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 0.9 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #765,131 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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9 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Frank on January 8, 2012
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For anyone interested in cyberlaw, this is a must-read. Cohen has been developing a powerful critical & cultural theory of the net for years, and this book brings it all together in an engaging and provocative synthesis. The carefully considered work of one of our deepest thinkers about online life, Configuring the Networked Self will take its place in the canon of cyberlaw classics that includes Boyle's Shamans, Lessig's Code, Benkler's Wealth of Networks.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Robert Greer on October 4, 2012
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Julie Cohen writes persuasively about how legal-liberal assumptions impoverish public debate over tech policy. Cohen is very well-versed in modern philosophy of mind and employs this knowledge to her arguments adroitly. Her argument questioning orthodox economic assumptions about policy support her tech thesis well, but also stands just as strong on its own as an independent critique of economicized thinking generally. Although the prose can be a little dense, especially if the reader doesn't have a background in philosophy, the book is fabulous cover-to-cover.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Book Inhaler on July 8, 2012
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I bought this book 6 months ago, but other items kept getting ahead of it on my reading list. When I started it last week, by the end of the first chapter I was kicking myself for not reading it sooner.

Cohen does an amazing job of articulating what's missing from legal scholarship in key information policy issues, providing a sound theoretical basis for her arguments, and calling for a pragmatic, well-researched, scholarly agenda filling in those gaps.
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