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Moral Rights: Principles, Practice and New Technology

Mira T. Sundara Rajan


The doctrine of moral rights is based on the idea that authors have a special bond with their own creative work. At present, the legal status of moral rights demands clarification and assessment as never before, as the international expansion of moral rights occurs in the new environment of digital technology. Just as the survival of copyright law depends on its capacity to adapt effectively to the new technological environment, a new approach to moral rights is also necessary. This book addresses the role of moral rights in an environment of digital technology, identifying the challenges and ... More

Keywords: moral rights, digital technology, copyright law, technology, digital environment

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780195390315
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390315.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mira T. Sundara Rajan, author
Canada Research Chair in Intellectual Property Law, University of British Columbia