Faculty of Arts
Anthropology and Intellectual Property
Examines recent anthropological contributions to debates about intellectual property. These include concepts of ownership, the objectification and appropriation of indigenous knowledge, creativity, bioprospecting, the protection of intangible cultural property and the effects of global flows of information on persons, privacy and the ownership of ideas.
Not taught in 2012
ANTHRO 356: 15.0 points
ANTHRO 203 or 30 points passed at Stage II