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Issue #3: The Critical Power of Free Software image

Issue 3: July 2013

Table of Contents

Editorial Notes

An Introduction to “The Critical Power of Free Software: from Intellectual Property to Epistemologies?”

The issue explores the ability of FLOSS to constitute an epistemological and material critique of contemporary societies.

by Maurizio Teli and Vincenzo D’Andrea html

peer reviewed papers

P2P Search as an Alternative to Google: Recapturing Network Value through Decentralized Search 

by Tyler Handley html

Free Software and the Law. Out of the Frying Pan and into the Fire: How Shaking up Intellectual Property Suits Competition Just Fine

by Angela Daly html

The Ethic of the Code: An Ethnography of a ‘Humanitarian Hacking’ Community

by Douglas Haywood html

From Free Software to Artisan Science

by Dan McQuillan html

Free Software Trajectories: From Organized Publics to Formal Social Enterprises?

by Morgan Currie, Christopher Kelty, and Luis Felipe Rosado Murillo, University of California, Los Angeles html


There Is No Free Software.

by Christopher Kelty html

Desired Becomings

by Katja Mayer and Judith Simon html

An Envisioning of Free Software’s Potential as a Form of Cultural, Practical, and Material Critique: A New Perspective on the Implications of FS Peer Production for Social Change?

by David Hakken html