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By Butler Shaffer

ISBN-10: 1495218139

ISBN-13: 9781495218132

From a libertarian standpoint, premised upon admire for personal estate and the rejection of coercion, a dialogue of what's referred to as "intellectual estate" - e.g., copyrights, patents, emblems - needs to specialize in an analogous questions that attend extra common inquiries into estate possession. How do such pursuits come into life? How is decision-making exercised? and the way are pursuits transferred or misplaced?

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As best I can tell, the artist Duccio created the first of such paintings, later followed by Botticelli, Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Raphael, not a second-rater in the bunch. Given the spirit of IP protectionism, should an asterisk be placed alongside the names of each of these subsequent painters to indicate their lack of respect for the original and exclusive claims of their predecessor? Have their works demeaned the contributions of Western Civilization to the artistic and spiritual betterment of mankind?

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