Codifying Cyberspace: Communications Self-Regulation in the Age of Internet Convergence by Damian TambiniCodifying Cyberspace: Communications Self-Regulation in the Age of Internet Convergence by Damian Tambini

Codifying Cyberspace: Communications Self-Regulation in the Age of Internet Convergence

byDamian Tambini, Danilo Leonardi, Chris Marsden

Paperback | August 1, 2006

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Can the Internet regulate itself? Faced with a range of 'harms' and conflicts associated with the new media ¿ from gambling to pornography ¿ many governments have resisted the temptation to regulate, opting instead to encourage media providers to develop codes of conduct and technical measures to regulate themselves.

Codifying Cyberspacelooks at media self-regulation in practice, in a variety of countries. It also examines the problems of balancing private censorship against fundamental rights to freedom of expression and privacy for media users. This book is the first full-scale study of self-regulation and codes of conduct in these fast-moving new media sectors and is the result of a three-year Oxford University study funded by the European Commission.

Damian Tambiniis Lecturer at the London School of Economics. He was previously Head of the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy, Oxford University. He is also Associate Fellow at the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), the Oxford Internet Institute and at Oxford University's Said Business School. Tambini's previous pu...
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Title:Codifying Cyberspace: Communications Self-Regulation in the Age of Internet ConvergenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.9 inPublished:August 1, 2006Publisher:RoutledgeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1844721442

ISBN - 13:9781844721443

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The ¿Classic¿ Model of Self Regulation on the Internet  Chapter 2 Self-Regulation of Media Content in Europe  Chapter 3 Methodology and Media Self-Regulatory Codes of Conduct  Chapter 4 Press councils: codes and analysis of codes in the EU  Chapter 5 Mechanisms for self-regulation in the broadcasting sector in the EU  Chapter 6 Internet Content and Self-Regulation  Chapter 7 ISP Codes of Conduct  Chapter 8 Self-regulation of the electronic games industry  Chapter 9 Self-regulation of the film industry  Chapter 10 Mobile Telephony-Delivered Internet Services and Codes of Conduct to Protect Minors from Adult Content  Chapter 11 The Privatisation of Censorship? Self-regulation and freedom of expression  Chapter 12 Concluding Chapter