Networks, Complexity And Internet Regulation
Andrés Guadamuz, University of Sussex, UK
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Complexity theory as a subject has gained increasing prominence across numerous disciplines including physics, biology, sociology and economics. Large interconnected systems such as the Internet display a number of inherent architectural characteristics deeming them well-suited to the study of complex dynamic networks. This important book uses various network science-based tools to explore the contentious issue of Internet regulation.
Contents: 1. Introduction 2. The Science of Complex Networks 3. Complexity and the Law 4. Internet Architecture and Regulation 5. Copyright Networks 6. Peer-production Networks 7. Cybercrime and Networks 8. Conclusion Bibliography Index