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Author Beattie, Scott.

Title Community, space and online censorship : regulating pornotopia / Scott Beattie
Published Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (278 pages)
Contents Introduction : classification refused -- "Protect me from what I want" : censorship and internet classification -- Co-regulation and symbolic policy : The Broadcasting Services Amendment (Online Services) Act 1999 -- "Taking the red pill" : cyberspace, jurispace and the architecture of regulation -- Sexx laws : the spatial strategies of censorship -- Censorship, power and regulatory communities
Summary This book compares the Australian solution to internet regulation, a set of laws which have been criticised as being both draconian and ineffectual, to major regulatory systems in the UK and US, and will be a valuable guide for anyone interested in internet theory generally
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-274) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Australia. Broadcasting Services Amendment (Online Services) Act 1999.
Internet -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Obscenity (Law) -- Australia.
Pornography -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009000627
ISBN 0754689395 (electronic bk.)
9780754689393 (electronic bk.)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)