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Author Slauter, Will, 1977- author

Title Who owns the news? : a history of copyright / Will Slauter
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 352 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Owning news in an age of censorship and monopoly -- Toward a culture of copying in eighteenth-century Britain -- Scissors editors : cutting and pasting in early America -- Market news and the limits of copyright in nineteenth-century America -- Debating copyright for news in industrial Britain -- Press associations and the quest for exclusivity in the United States -- International News Service v. Associated Press and its legacy -- Epilogue : the view from the digital age
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 24, 2019)
Subject Copyright -- News articles -- Great Britain -- History.
Copyright -- News articles -- United States -- History.
Journalism -- Great Britain -- History.
Journalism -- United States -- History.
Press law -- Great Britain -- History.
Press law -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018038154
ISBN 1503607720 (electronic book)
9781503607729 (electronic book)