integer on Wed, 14 Jun 2000 05:14:17 +0200 (CEST)

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>   you are extrapolating wildly here. I never said anything about
>exlusion or charging students more. You're just making stuff up
>You might notice there's a lot of universities that treat their
>student accomodation or even their parking lots as 'profit centres',
>and charge students accordingly. But they're happy for the
>intellectual property of their staff to be given away free. More
>autonomy for intellectual workers, less price guaging by the
>rentiers of the plant and equipment, i say.
>Of course its just not the case that all students are poor downtrodden
>sods with no capacity to pay. many will have lifetime earnings far
>above their teachers. Scholarships and loans can level the field and
>create inclusion. If you're charging those who can afford it, you can
>subsidise those who can't. A mixed economy, in other words.
>Inclusion in what? This is crucial thing here. Inclusion in a situation
>where institutions, be they universities or publishers or museums get
>to accumulate intellectual property and generate revenue from it at
>the expense of the direct producer.
>The alternative? More autonomy for direct producers, so there is something
>to include people in. Something that provides income for intellectual
>work based on a limited but defensible property right.

 "We no longer have serfdom, we have employment."


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alorz ____... nn

                                                meeTz ver!f1kat!ěn.     


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