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Network control in a globalized world : how Visa and Swift's founding structures serve their stakeholders on the International stage
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017)
The Visa credit card network and the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (Swift) network both provide a backbone for financial interchange across the world. Visa's network connects consumers, ...
Digital technology and copyright law
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002)
Intellectual Property is an ideology of the late Twentieth Century which reserves property-like rights in information, so that creators may extract its economic value. Current American copyright law draws mainly from this ...
Human cloning : science, ethics, policy, society
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003)
The interplay of science, ethics, policy and society contribute to our understanding of and relation with human cloning. Genetic science and technology at the end of the twentieth century has permitted successful cloning ...
"Space Became Their Highway" : the L-5 society and the closing of the final frontier
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
Introduction: In the 1970s in America, outer space became the locus for many imaginings of the future, from Gene Roddenberry's Final Frontier, to George Lucas's Galaxy Far Far Away, to NASA's own predictions for the future ...