Rosemary J. Coombe

York University

Canada Research Chair

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Canada

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1.

The Properties of Culture and the Politics of Possessing Identity: Native Claims in the Cultural Appropriation Controversy

6 (2) Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 249 - 285., Reprinted in Elspeth Cameron ed,. Multiculturalism & Immigration in Canada: An Introductory Reader (Toronto: Canadian Scholars Press, 2004) 133-158., Abbreviated version reprinted in Karen Engle and Dan Danielson, eds., After Identity: Essays in Law and Culture (New York: Routledge, Chapman and Hall, 1995) 251-272., Another abbreviation reprinted in Bruce Ziff, ed., Borrowed Power: Issues of Cultural Appropriation (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1997) 75-96., Patty Gerstenblith ed., Art, Cultural Heritage and the Law (Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 2004) 541-545 and in the Second Edition (2008) 596-99.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 469 (11,397)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Property, Colonialism, First Nations, Authorship, Culture

2.

What is Feminist About Open Access?: A Relational Approach to Copyright in the Academy

Feminists@law, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Carys J. Craig, Joseph F. Turcotte and Rosemary J. Coombe
Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, York University and York University
Downloads 228 (93,960)

Abstract:

Copyright, Open Access, Feminism

3.

Cultural, Political, and Social Implications of Intellectual Property Law in an Informational Economy

In UNESCO-EOLSS Joint Committee, eds., Culture, Civilization, and Human Society: A volume in the Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems, developed under the auspices of UNESCO (Oxford: EOLSS Publishers), 1-33, 2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Joseph F. Turcotte
York University and York University
Downloads 73 (159,059)

Abstract:

Access to knowledge, Biodiversity, Commons, Copyright, Cultural heritage, Development, Fair use, Human rights

4.

Protecting Traditional Environmental Knowledge and New Social Movements in the Americas: Intellectual Property, Human Right or Claims to an Alternative Form of Sustainable Development?

Florida Journal of International Law, Vol. 17, 115-135, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 40 (256,786)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Traditional environmental knowledge, Cultural rights, Zapatistas, Sustainable development, Neoliberalism

5.

Managing Cultural Heritage as Neoliberal Governmentality

In Regina Bendix, Aditya Eggert, Arnkia Peselmann, Sven Meßling (eds.) Heritage Regimes and the State. Gottingen Studies on Cultural Property, Vol. 6 (Gottingen: Gottingen University Press), 375-389, 2012,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 39 (228,174)

Abstract:

Governmentality, Cultural heritage management, Neoliberalism, Critical cultural heritage

6.

Author/Izing the Celebrity: Publicity Rights, Postmodern Politics, and Unauthorized Genders

Special issue titled "Intellectual Property and the Construction of Authorship." 10 Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal 365 - 395., Reprinted in Martha Woodmansee and Peter Jaszi, eds., The Construction of Authorship: Textual Appropriations in Law and Literature (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1994) 101 - 131., Reprinted again in Peter Yu, ed., The Marketplace of Ideas: Twenty Years of the Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal (Amsterdam: Kluwer International, 2002) 236-266., In abbreviated version appeared as "The Celebrity Image and Cultural Identity." 14 (3) Discourse: Jnl. for Theoretical Studies in Media & Culture 59 - 88., Reprinted in Toby Miller, ed., The Contemporary Hollywood Reader Routledge 2009 (453-471).
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 39 (204,300)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Publicity rights, Celebrity persona, Postmodern politics

7.

Objects of Property and Subjects of Politics: Intellectual Property Laws and Democratic Dialogue

Texas Law Review 1853-1880, Vol. 69, 1991
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 36 (220,251)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Trademark, Cultural authority, Bakhtin

The Human Genome Diversity Project: The Politics of Patents at the Intersection of Race, Religion, and Research Ethics

27 Law & Policy 152-188 (Special issue on Law, Technology and Development), 2005, Reprinted in William Gallagher, ed., Intellectual Property (a volume in the International Library of Essays in Law and Society, Aldershott: Ashgate Publishing Company, 2007)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Bita Amani and Rosemary J. Coombe
Queen's University - Faculty of Law and York University
Downloads 24 (422,180)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Human genome project, Patents, Biomedical research

9.

Preserving Cultural Diversity Through the Preservation of Biological Diversity: Indigenous Peoples, Local Communities, and the Role of Digital Technologies

The Gender of Genetic Futures: The Canadian Biotechnology Strategy, Women and Health (National Network on Environments and Women’s Health Working Paper Series, September, 2000) pp. 133-161,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 25 (307,679)

Abstract:

Biodiversity, Cultural preservation, Indigenous rights

10.

Commodity Culture, Private Censorship, Branded Environments, and Global Trade Politics: Intellectual Property as a Topic of Law and Society Research

A. Sarat, ed., The Blackwell Companion to Law and Society (Malden, MA: Basil Blackwell) pp. 369-391, 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 25 (282,760)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Law and society

11.

The Recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ and Community Traditional Knowledge in International Law

14 St. Thomas Law Review 275-285, 2001
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Biodiversity, Traditional knowledge, Indigenous peoples, International law

12.

Indigenous Cultural Heritage Rights in International Human Rights Law

(with Mohsen Al Attar Ahmed) In Catherine Bell and Robert Patterson, eds., Protection of First Nations’ Cultural Heritage: Laws, Policy and Reform (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press) 311-342,
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Mohsen Al Attar Ahmed, Nicole S. Aylwin and Rosemary J. Coombe
Independent, York University and York University
Downloads 21 (336,639)

Abstract:

Cultural heritage rights, Indigenous rights, International human rights law

13.

Possessing Culture: Political Economies of Community Subjects and Their Properties

In Mark Busse & Veronica Strang, eds., Ownership and Appropriation (London: Berg Publishers) 105-127, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 20 (342,954)

Abstract:

Community rights, Cultural property, Governmentality, Political economy

14.

The Work of Rights in the Space of Neoliberal Governmentality's Limits: A Commentary on Tania Li's 'Governmentality'

Anthropologica 49 (2): 284-289, 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 19 (330,483)

Abstract:

Governmentality, Neoliberalism

15.

Works in Progress: Indigenous Knowledge, Biological Diversity and Intellectual Property in a Neoliberal ERA

in R.W. Perry and B. Maurer, eds., Globalization Under Construction: Governmentality, Law and Identity (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press) pp. 273-314
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 19 (356,370)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Cultural rights, International law, Convention on Biological Diversity, Neoliberalism

16.

Marks Indicating Conditions of Origin in Rights-Based Sustainable Development

Law in Transition: Human Rights, Development and Transitional Justice, Peer Zumbansen and Ruth Buchanan, eds. Oxford: Hart Publishing, (2014), 97-118., University of California, Davis Law Review 47: 75-786.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Nicole S. Aylwin and Rosemary J. Coombe
York University and York University
Downloads 18 (367,035)

Abstract:

Geographical Indication (GI), Marks Indicating Conditions of Origin (MICO), rural development, rights-based development

17.

Fear, Hope, and Longing for the Future of Authorship and a Revitalized Public Domain in Global Regimes of Intellectual Property

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 52, 1171-1191, 2003
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Copyright, Authorship, Culture, Public domain

18.

Contingent Articulations: A Critical Cultural Studies of Law

A. Sarat and T. Kearns, eds., Law in the Domains of Culture (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press) pp. 21-64. 1998
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 18 (307,679)

Abstract:

Cultural studies, Law and culture

19.

Culture Wars on the Net: Intellectual Property and Corporate Propriety in Digital Environments

Special issue “Culture and the Law” edited by Gaurav Desai. Reprinted in William T. Gallagher, ed., Intellectual Property (a volume in the International Library of Essays in Law and Society, Aldershott: Ashgate Publishing, 2007) 579-608., 100.4 South Atlantic Quarterly 919-947,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Andrew Herman
York University and Independent
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Abstract:

Trademark, Technology, Identity, Propriety

20.

Sports Trademarks and Somatic Politics: Locating the Law in a Critical Cultural Studies

R. Martin & T. Miller, eds., SportCult (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press) pp. 262-288. , Reprinted in D. Goldberg, M. Musheno and L. Bower, eds., Between Law and Culture: Relocating Legal Studies (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2001) pp. 22-49.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Trademark, Sports mascots

21.

A Broken Record: Subjecting 'Music' to Cultural Rights

In James C. Young and Conrad Brunck, eds., Ethics of Cultural Appropriation (London: Blackwell) 179-210. 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Elizabeth Byers Coleman, Rosemary J. Coombe and Fiona MacArailt
Florida Gulf Coast University, York University and Independent
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Abstract:

Cultural appropriation, Indigenous rights, Law and art

22.

The Cultural Life of Things: Anthropological Approaches to Law and Society in Conditions of Globalization

10 (2) American University Journal of International Law and Policy 791 - 836, Reprinted in Alexandra George, ed., Globalisation and Intellectual Property (a volume in the International Library of Essays on Globalization and Law Series. Aldershott: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2006), Abbreviated version reprinted in Nicholas Blomley, David Delaney, and Richard T. Ford, eds, The Legal Geographies Reader (Oxford and Malden, MA: Basil Blackwell, 2001) 298-318.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Informal economy, Legal anthropology, Globalization

23.

The Law and Late Modern Culture: Reflections on between Facts and Norms from the Perspective of Critical Cultural Legal Studies

Symposium Issue on Jurgen Habermas., Denver University Law Review, Vol. 76, No. 1029, 1999
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Jonathan Cohen
York University and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Habermas, Public sphere, Communication

24.

'The Most Disgusting, Disgraceful and Inequitous Proceeding in Our Law': The Action for Breach of Promise of Marriage in Nineteenth Century Ontario

38 University of Toronto Law Journal 64-108 (1988)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 15 (419,605)

Abstract:

Women's legal history, Marriage law, Cultural ideology

25.

Intellectual Property Issues in Heritage Management Part 2: Legal Dimensions, Ethical Considerations, and Collaborative Research Practices

Journal of Heritage Management 3: 117-147, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Simon Fraser University (SFU), University of Alberta - Faculty of Law, York University, Simon Fraser University (SFU), Dalhousie University, New York University (NYU) - Institute for Law and Society, University of Victoria and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 13 (391,026)

Abstract:

Cultural heritage management, Intangible heritage, Intellectual property

26.

Interview by Lawrence Liang for the Alternative Law Forum

Alternative Law Forum, Bangalore in the Free Media Lounge, p. 148, 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 13 (440,151)

Abstract:

Legal anthropology, Public domain, Traditional environmental knowledge

27.

Contesting the Self: Negotiating Subjectivities in Nineteenth-Century Ontario Defamation Trials

11 Studies in Law, Politics and Society 3-40 (1991)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 13 (404,821)

Abstract:

Legal discourse, Legal history, Defamation trials

28.

Critical Cultural Legal Studies

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 10, pp. 463-486, 1998
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Law and culture, Cultural studies

29.

Protecting Cultural Industries to Promote Cultural Diversity: Dilemmas for International Policy-Making Posed by the Recognition of Traditional Knowledge

K. Maskus and J. Reichman, eds.,International Public Goods and Transfer of Technology Under a Globalized Intellectual Property Regime (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press) pp. 559-614, . Reprinted in V. V. Ramani and A. V. Bala Krishana, eds., Cultural Industries: Perspectives and Experiences (Hyderabad: ICfai University Press, 2008) 45-64
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 3

Abstract:

Cultural rights, Cultural industries, Traditional knowledge

30.

Rhetorical Virtues: Property, Speech, and the Commons on the World-Wide Web

7.3 Anthropological Quarterly 559-574, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Andrew Herman
York University and Wilfrid Laurier University - Faculty of Arts
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Public domain, Cultural property

31.

Commentary on Michael Brown's 'Can Culture Be Copyrighted?'

39 Current Anthropology 207-209, 1998
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 12 (342,954)

Abstract:

Copyright, Culture, Intellectual property

32.

Intellectual Property, Human Rights, and Sovereignty: New Dilemmas in International Law Posed by the Recognition of Indigenous Knowledge and the Conservation of Biodiversity

Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Vol. 6, pp. 59-115, 1998
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 12 (435,110)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Human rights, Sovereignty, Convention on Biological Diversity, Indigenous knowledge

33.

Cultural Rights and Intellectual Property Debates

2(12) Human Rights Dialogue: An International Forum for Debating Human Rights 34-36, 2005
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 11 (414,578)

Abstract:

Cultural rights, Public domain, Intellectual property, Indigenous rights

34.

Rethinking Creativity and Value

Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice 3 (12): 804, 2008
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Intellectual property, Culture, Creativity

35.

Bordering Diversity and Desire: Using Intellectual Property to Mark Place-Based Products

Special Issue of Environment and Planning A: Society and Space New Borders of Consumption 43(9): 2027-2042 (2011)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Nicole S. Aylwin
York University and York University
Downloads 10 (414,578)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Marks indicating conditions of origin (MICOs)

36.

Beyond Modernity's Meanings: Engaging the Postmodern in Cultural Anthropology

11 Culture: Journal of the Canadian Anthropology Society 111- 124 (1991)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 10 (424,714)

Abstract:

Postmodernism, Cultural anthrpology

37.

Embodied Trademarks: Mimesis and Alterity on American Commercial Frontiers

11 (2) Cultural Anthropology: Journal of the Society for Cultural Anthropology 202-224, 1996
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 10 (460,528)

Abstract:

Trademark, Legal history, Postmodern, Postcolonial

38.

'Same as It Ever Was': Rethinking the Politics of Legal Interpretation

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 34, 603-652, 1989.
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 9 (424,714)

Abstract:

Legal hermeneutics, law and interpretation

39.

Challenging Paternity: Histories of Copyright

6 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 397-422 (1994)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 9 (465,684)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Copyright, Law and humanities

40.

The Social Imaginary of GIS in Contested Environments: Politicized Heritage and the Racialized Landscapes of South African Rooibos Tea

In Matthew David and Deborah Halbert eds., Sage Handbook on Intellectual Property (Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2014), pp. 224-237.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rosemary J. Coombe, Sarah Ives and Daniel Huizenga
York University, Stanford University and York University
Downloads 8 (414,578)

Abstract:

cultural heritage, traditional knowledge, geographical indications, rooibos, South Africa

41.

Digital Media and the Informational Politics of Appropriation

In Atopia Projects, eds., Lifting: “Theft” in Art. (Aberdeen, UK: Peacock Visual Arts) 20-27 ,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
David Meurer and Rosemary J. Coombe
Independent and York University
Downloads 8 (374,513)

Abstract:

Cultural appropriation, Intellectual property, Ownership

42.

Bearing Cultural Distinction: Informational Capitalism and New Expectations for Intellectual Property

in F. Willem Grosheide and Jan J. Brinkhof, eds., Intellectual Property Law: Articles on Crossing Borders between Traditional and Actual (Antwerpen - Oxford: Molengrafica/Intersentia) pp. 193-213, Reprinted in "Intellectual Property and Social Justice" Symposium Issue. University of California-Davis Law Review 40(3): 891-917 (2007)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe, Steven Schnoor and Mohsen Al Attar Ahmed
York University, Independent and Independent
Downloads 8 (450,248)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Cultural diversity, Cultural goods, Informational capitalism, Human rights, Intellectual property

43.

X Marks the Spot: The Ambiguities of African Trading in the Commerce of the Black Public Sphere

7 Public Culture: Society for Transnational Studies 249-274 (co-authored with Paul Stoller). , Reprinted in The Public Sphere Collective, eds. The Black Public Sphere (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995) 253-278.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Paul Stoller
York University and Independent
Downloads 8 (460,528)

Abstract:

Informal economy, Culture, Postcolonial

44.

Review of Carol Greenhouse (with Roshanak Kheshti), 'Democracy and Ethnography: Constructing Identities in Multicultural Liberal States'

American Ethnologist 30: 625, 2003
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 8 (455,368)

Abstract:

Political anthropology, Identity

45.

The Evolution of Cultural Heritage Ethics via Human Rights Norms

In Rosemary J. Coombe, Darren Wershler, and Martin Zeilinger, eds., Dynamic Fair Dealing: Creating Canadian Culture Online (Toronto: University Of Toronto Press, 2014), pp. 201-212.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rosemary J. Coombe and Nicole S. Aylwin
York University and York University
Downloads 7 (414,578)

Abstract:

cultural heritage, human rights, intellectual property

46.

Trademarks, Property, and Propriety: The Moral Economy of Consumer Politics and Corporate Accountability on the World Wide Web

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 50, 597 - 632. (coauthored with Andrew Herman). 50th Anniversary Symposium Issue on Civil Litigation and Popular Culture
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Andrew Herman
York University and Drake University
Downloads 7 (470,773)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Domain name controversies, Propriety

47.

Room for Manoeuver: Toward a Theory of Practice in Critical Legal Studies

14 Law & Social Inquiry: Journal of the American Bar Foundation 69-121 (1989)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 7 (480,990)

Abstract:

Critical legal studies, Social theory

48.

Three Peters and an Obsessions with Pierre in a Piece of Work: Intellectual Property in John Greyson's Un©Ut

In Brenda Longfellow, Scott MacKenzie & Thomas Waugh, eds., The Perils of Pedagogy: The Works of John Greyson (Montreal: McGill Queens University Press), 438-449, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Martin Zeilinger and Rosemary J. Coombe
Independent and York University
Downloads 6 (470,773)

Abstract:

John Greyson, Intellectual property, Copyright, Authorship

49.

Is There a Cultural Studies of Law?

in Toby Miller, ed., A Companion to Cultural Studies(Cambridge: Basil Blackwell) pp. 36-62
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 6 (409,709)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Law and culture, Legal anthropology, Socio-legal studies

50.

Encountering the Postmodern: New Directions in Cultural Anthropology

Symposium issue titled "Cultural Studies in Canada: Sociological and Anthropological Perspectives" 28 Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology 188-205 (1991)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 6 (480,990)

Abstract:

Postmodernity, Cultural anthropology, Global capitalism

51.

Cultural and Intellectual Property: Occupying the Colonial Imagination

16 (1) PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 8 - 16., Reprinted in P. Drahos, ed., Intellectual Property a volume in the International Library of Essays in Legal Thought and Legal Theory series (Aldershot: Dartmouth Publishing, 1999).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 6 (450,248)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Culture, Liberalism, Authorship

52.

Identifying and Engendering the Forms of Emergent Civil Societies: New Directions in Political Anthropology

20 PoLAR: Political & Legal Anthropology Review 1-12, 1997
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 6 (475,889)

Abstract:

Civil society, Political anthropology

53.

Publicity Rights and Political Aspiration: Mass Culture, Gender Identity and Democracy

New England Law Review 26 (4): 1221-1280 (1992)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Law and culture, Gendered identity, Celebrity persona, Consumer culture

54.

Introducing Dynamic Fair Dealing: Creating Canadian Digital Culture

In Rosemary J. Coombe, Darren Wershler, and Martin Zeilinger, eds., Dynamic Fair Dealing: Creating Canadian Culture Online (Toronto: University Of Toronto Press, 2014), pp. 3-43.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rosemary J. Coombe, Darren Wershler and Martin Zeilinger
York University, Concordia University Research Chair, Media & Contemporary Literature, Tier 2, English and Independent
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Abstract:

fair dealing, copyright, digital media, Canada

55.

Geographical Indications: The Promise, Perils and Politics of Protecting Place-Based Products

In Matthew David and Deborah Halbert eds., Sage Handbook on Intellectual Property (Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2014), pp. 207-223.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Rosemary J. Coombe, Sarah Ives and Daniel Huizenga
York University, Stanford University and York University
Downloads 4 (262,995)

Abstract:

cultural heritage, traditional knowledge, geographical indications

56.

The Not-Quite Publics and the Public Domain

The Not Quite Publics and the Public Domain Pane, Proceedings of Contested Commons, Trespassing Publics: A Public Record (Delhi: Centre for the Study of Developing Societies) 10-16, 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 4 (495,380)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Human rights, Cultural rights, Neoliberalism

57.

Authorial Cartographies: Mapping Proprietary Borders in a Less-than-Brave New World

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 5, 1357-1366, (1996)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Intellectual property, Colonialism, Globalization, Authorship

58.

Barren Ground: Reconceiving Honour and Shame in the Field of Mediterranean Ethnography

32 Anthropologica 221 - 238 (1990)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Ethnography, Mediterranean societies, Structural functionalism

59.

Tactics of Appropriation and the Politics of Recognition in Late Modern Democracies

21(3) Political Theory: An International Journal of Political Philosophy 411-433 (1993)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 4 (495,380)

Abstract:

Social identity, Citizenship, Recognition, Appropriation

60.

Marking Difference in American Commerce: Trademarks and Alterity at Century's End

10 (2) Canadian Journal of Law & Society 119-128 (1995), Reprinted in 19(1) PoLAR: Political & Legal Anthropology Review 105-116 (1996).
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 3 (490,724)

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Trademark, Mimesis

61.

Finding and Losing One's Self in the Topoi: Placing and Displacing the Postmodern Subject in Law

29 (4) Law & Society Review 599-608 (1995)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Abstract:

Postmodernism, Subjectivity

62.

Legal Claims to Culture in and Against the Market: Neoliberalism and the Global Proliferation of Meaningful Difference

Law, Culture and the Humanities 32-55, 2005, Reprinted in Eve Darien-Smith, ed., Ethnography and Law (a volume in the International Library of Essays in Law and Society, Aldershott: Ashgate Publishing, 2007) 95-115
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
Downloads 2 (455,368)

Abstract:

Culture, Neoliberalism, Governmentality

63.

Left Out on the Information Highway

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 75, 237-247, 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Technology, Postmodernity

64.

The Limits of Heritage: Corporate Interests and Cultural Rights on Resource Frontiers

A Companion to Heritage Studies, First edition. Edited by William Logan, Mairead Nic Craith, and Ullrich Kockel. Wiley & Sons Publishing, 2016. Pp. 337-354.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Rosemary J. Coombe and Melissa F. Baird
York University and Michigan Technological University
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Abstract:

Cultural Heritage, Heritage Studies, Human Rights, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Neoliberalism, Governmentality

65.

Neoliberalism, Heritage Regimes, and Cultural Rights

In Lynn Meskell, ed., Global Heritage: A Reader (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015), pp. 43-69.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Rosemary J. Coombe and Lindsay M Weiss
York University and Stanford University
Downloads 0 (305,013)

Abstract:

neoliberalism, heritage, cultural rights, human rights, governmentality

66.

First Nations’ Intangible Cultural Heritage Concerns: Prospects for Protection of Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions in International Law

In Catherine Bell & Robert Patterson, eds., Protection of First Nations’ Cultural Heritage: Laws, Policy and Reform (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press) 247-277, 2009,
Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University

Abstract:

Traditional knowledge, Culture, Intellectual property, International human rights law, Indigenous rights

67.

Cultural Agencies: 'Constructing' Community Subjects and Their Rights

in Mario Biagioli, Peter Jaszi, and Martha Woodmansee, eds., Making and Unmaking Intellectual Property (Chicago: University of Chicago Press) 79-98, 2011
Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University

Abstract:

Culture, Community rights, Intellectual property, Indigenous rights, Human rights

68.

Indigenous Cultural Heritage in Development and Trade: Perspectives from the Dynamics of Intangible Cultural Heritage Law and Policy

In Christoph Graber, Karolina Kuprecht, and Jessica Lai, eds., International Trade in Indigenous Cultural Heritage (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar) 211-236, 2012
Posted: 11 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe and Joseph F. Turcotte
York University and York University

Abstract:

Cultural heritiage, Intangible cultural heritage, International law

69.

Honing a Critical Cultural Studies of Human Rights

Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 7:3, 230-246, 2010
Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University

Abstract:

Cultural studies, Human rights

70.

Your Second Life? Goodwill and the Performativity of Intellectual Property in Online Digital Gaming

(with Andrew Herman and Lewis Kaye) 20 Cultural Studies 184-210, The New Media and Cybercultures Reader (Wiley Blackwell, 2010).
Posted: 10 Jul 2014
Andrew Herman and Rosemary J. Coombe
Wilfrid Laurier University - Faculty of Arts and York University

Abstract:

Intellectual property, Law and technology, Goodwill as governance

71.

Economic Relationships in Transition

24 (2) PoLAR: Political & Legal Anthropology Review 107-117, 2001
Posted: 09 Jul 2014
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University

Abstract:

Biodiversity, Genetic resources, Indigenous rights, International law

72.

The Expanding Purview of Cultural Properties and Their Politics

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 5, pp. 393-412, 2009
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Rosemary J. Coombe
York University

Abstract: