Intellectual Property and Immorality: Against Protecting Harmful Creations of the Mind

Oxford University Press, 2022.

8 Pages Posted: 30 Mar 2022

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Ned Snow

University of South Carolina

Date Written: February 14, 2022

Abstract

This SSRN posting provides the first introductory chapter of a book. The book argues that certain intellectual creations should not receive copyright or patent protection because of their harmful effects on society. The introductory chapter previews the arguments addressed in each of the other chapters.

The book is available on the OUP website at: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/intellectual-property-and-immorality-9780197614402?cc=us&lang=en&

Keywords: morality, intellectual property, theory, copyright, patent

Suggested Citation

Snow, Ned, Intellectual Property and Immorality: Against Protecting Harmful Creations of the Mind (February 14, 2022). Oxford University Press, 2022., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4034807 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4034807

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