July 21, 2005

Creative commons and graduate students

Chris Karr has an interesting idea to protect students from the rare faculty who steal ideas:identify their work explicitly with a Creative Commons license. This is technically to make the claims to authorship clear rather than change the legal status of work—a Creative Commons license is more a way to release some part of of copyright privileges rather than something separate—but it's an interesting idea.

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Posted in Academic freedom on July 21, 2005 7:28 PM |