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Title Indigenous knowledge systems and intellectual property in the twenty-first century : perspectives from southern Africa / edited by Isaac N. Mazonde & Pradip Thomas
Published Dakar : Codesria ; [Gaborone] : University of Botswana ; [London, U.K.] : World Association for Christian Communication, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 129 pages)
Series Codesria book series
Codesria book series.
Contents Contesting space and time : intellectual property rights and the indigenous knowledge systems research : a challenge / Mogomme Alpheus Masoga -- Intellectual property challenges in Africa : indigenous knowledge systems and the fate of connected worlds / Pradip Thomas and Francis B. Nyamnjoh -- Intellectual property law and the protection of indigenous knowledge / John Kiggundu -- Protecting folklore under modern intellectual property regimes : limitations and alternative regimes for protection / Siamisang Morolong -- Copyright in the digital era and some implications for indigenous knowledge / Kgomotso H. Moahi -- The gods are resting there : challenges to the protection of heritage sites through legislation and local knowledge / Alinah K. Segobye -- Development of indigenous knowledge systems policy and legislation in South Africa : intellectual property implications for knowledge holders and practitioners / Mogege Mosimege -- Intellectual property rights and natural resources : a case study of harvesters of medicinal plants in the North-West Province, South Africa / Otsile Ntsoane -- Protection and promotion of local music : a talent that educates, entertains and binds / Wapula Nelly Raditloaneng
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Indigenous peoples -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Africa, Southern -- Congresses.
Intellectual property -- Africa, Southern -- Congresses.
Traditional ecological knowledge -- Law and legislation -- Africa, Southern -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Mazonde, Isaac Ncube.
Thomas, Pradip.
Codesria.
University of Botswana.
World Association for Christian Communication.
LC no. 2007381131
ISBN 2869784066 (electronic bk.)
9782869784062 (electronic bk.)