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last modified September 23, 2010 by strypey

Paper for FreeCulture2010

Boundary Issues

World Intellectual Property Organisation. What Is Intellectual Property. URL:http://www.wipo.int/about-ip/en/. Accessed: 2010-09-04. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5sUeHYfMB)

William Fisher, 'Theories of Intellectual Property': http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/people/tfisher/iptheory.pdf

Stallman and Carson on why IP is a meaningless abstraction: http://blog.p2pfoundation.net/dialogue-with-richard-stallman-on-intellectual-property/2010/02/12

Eben Moglen, 'Anarchism Triumphant' -Why everything is becoming software, and why source code is art as much as engineering, and why Microsoft are effectively responsible for the emergence of proprietary software: http://www.blagblagblag.org/anarchism/index.html

Alan MacSamoin, 'Thinking About Property': http://flag.blackened.net/revolt/ws/priv49.html

Computers are harming the planet: http://fossplanet.com/f14/goodbye-ruby-hello-earth-23872/

 

Values Added

Free Culture ethics (Lessig): http://www.transformingfreedom.org/en/hyperaudio/ethics-of-free-culture-movement

Design and engineering serves or limites freedom: https://www.patternlanguage.com/leveltwo/memberframe.htm?/member/../member/freedom.htm

Slow Culture

http://www.slow-art.pl/About.aspx

Sweden: http://nrsl.wordpress.com/2007/01/31/slow-down-culture/

http://www.slowcompany.com/

http://richardshear.wordpress.com/2010/02/15/the-package-is-a-slow-culture-medium/

http://slowdownnow.org/slow-articles/how-to-get-out-of-bed.html

http://michaelpollan.com/books/the-omnivores-dilemma/

 

12 Step Programs

Permie Identifies some of the same correlations (agile/ perm) and what looks like Wilber's AQAL: http://appleseedpermaculture.com/agile-manifesto-principles-permaculture/

Mollison's 7 principles: http://www.flickr.com/photos/naturewise/collections/72157601309935174/

 

Agile Development

working with users first: http://www.agileproductdesign.com/presentations/usage_to_user_interface/index.html

certification - hesitantly pro: http://www.agilealliance.org/news/agile-certification-a-position-statement/

certification - undecided: http://agilesoftwaredevelopment.com/blog/artem/value-agile-certification

certification - mostly against: http://jamesshore.com/Blog/Why-I-Dont-Provide-Agile-Certification.html

piecemeal adoption of a system leads to system failure: http://jamesshore.com/Blog/The-Decline-and-Fall-of-Agile.html

A current example of more permie looking agile certification: http://www.agilemasters.com/

A current example of more academic looking agile certification: http://www.pce.uw.edu/prog.aspx?id=4030

A pisstake of Agile cert: http://www.ambysoft.com/certification/scam.html

http://blog.e.govt.nz/index.php/2009/04/16/government-projects-the-agile-way-can-it-be-done/

Open Source using Agile: http://www.oscon.com/oscon2008/public/schedule/detail/4775

It Consultants specialising in Open and Agile: http://opensource.thoughtworks.com/

generalisation of agile development to another forms of development outside software (like permaculture generalising from agriculture): http://www.openagile.com/

Agile and open source in the development of VTK: http://www.dreamsongs.com/IHE/IHE-28.html

Open Development Method: http://www.oss-watch.ac.uk/resources/odm.xml


Hacking for Resilience

http://emergencysocialdata.posterous.com/the-crisis-collaboration-movement 

Specifically 'crowdsourced' relief efforts as inspired by Agile Product Development Movement, and contrast with bureaucratic state + NGO organising: http://agilecrisisresponse.com/?page_id=2 

Compares CrisisCamp efforts with Agile Development: http://www.movements.org/case-study/entry/crisiscamp-haiti/ 

Non-software Sahana Foundation in Sri Lanka: http://www.sahanasrilanka.org/english/index.htm 

Camp for Climate Action. Past Actions. URL:http://www.climatecamp.org.uk/actions/past. Accessed: 2010-09-21. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5sujU7xKD)

Students help clean-up: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10671624#

Permacorp

Permaculture first-responder training: http://permaculture.tv/permaculture-first-responder-permie-diaster-relief-training-course/

Permaculture in Occupied Palestine: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/youth-radio-youth-media-international/permaculture-as-necessity_b_190840.htm

http://permacultureacrossborders.org/ 

Permaculture in disaster relief: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/03/food-water-permaculture-rethinking-disaster-relief-haiti.php 


Biotecture 

Michael Reynolds on Earthships for disaster relief: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nX0cXnUYXC8&feature=related

2004 Tsunami: http://www.andaman.org/mapstsunami/tsunami.htm

CrisisCommons 

http://crisiscommons.org/blog/2010/05/25/meet-oil-reporter/

CrisisCamps: http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/01/24/with_a_click_mass_team_aiding_haiti/ 

CrisisCamps: http://www.wikinomics.com/blog/index.php/2010/02/01/real-world-impact-from-virtual-world-collaboration-crisis-commons/ 

[Not a reliable reference - OSM precedes CrisisCommons by about 5 years, Ushahidi is not a 'firm' - 4. Sumner, Stuart. Tech Community Comes to the Aid of Flood-stricken Pakistan. Computing.co.nz. 2010-09-06. URL:http://www.computing.co.uk/computing/news/2269276/technology-saves-lives. Accessed: 2010-09-20. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5ssflRPSg)

Ushahidi

Main people behind the original Ushahidi: http://boingboing.net/2008/01/14/kenya-reports-from-c.html

History and usage: http://www.ushahidi.com/about

SOAS sites based on Ushahidi: www.crowdmapping.com/ 

Haiti

Telescience: http://hypercube.telascience.org/haiti/ 

http://haiti.ushahidi.com/

http://blog.ushahidi.com/index.php/2010/01/13/haiti-earthquake/

http://blog.ushahidi.com/index.php/2010/02/23/ushahidi-the-unprecedented-role-of-sms-in-disaster-response/ 

Sahana Software Foundation. Case Study of Sahana Software Foundation Response to Haiti Earthquake Published by UN APCITC. . 2010-09-21. URL:http://www.sahanafoundation.org/node/109. Accessed: 2010-09-21. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5suoqPBkb)


Patents

Software

http://patentabsurdity.com/about.html

Linux Defenders: http://features.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2008/12/08/a-no-fly-zone-to-protect-linux-from-patent-trolls/

Genomic

Patent Pools in Life Sciences: http://www.fenwick.com/docstore/Publications/IP/Patent_Pools.pdf

Jonathan King. OWNING LIFE: CORPORATE CONTROL OF OUR GENES . Labour Party Press. 2010-09-05. URL:http://lpa.igc.org/lpv23/lp07.htm. Accessed: 2010-09-05. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5sWNV4bRN)

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/PageFiles/24248/1Study_True_Costs_Gene_Patents.pdf

Does Some Corporation Own the Patent for my Genes? http://money.howstuffworks.com/life-patent.htm

Synthetic Life Patents Damaging: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/10150685

Breast cancer genes owned by Myriad: http://discovermagazine.com/2010/jan-feb/052

 

Transition Culture Internal Debate

http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/other_comments/441920/organic_farming_has_sold_out_and_lost_its_way.html

John Michael Greer defends Green Wizard: http://thearchdruidreport.blogspot.com/2010/09/since-green-wizards-project-got-under.html

Hopkins, Rob. Why we need more than how-to info and reskilling (although it can help): http://www.energybulletin.net/stories/2010-08-31/why-green-wizards-get-us-nowhere-new

http://transitionculture.org/2010/01/15/why-community-might-not-need-organising/

Sharon Astyk. I Can Save the World Better Than You, Nyah Nyah!: A Short History of the Peak Oil Movement and Reflections on Wizards, Transition and the Interstices of Reason. ScienceBlogs.com. 2010-09-05. URL:http://scienceblogs.com/casaubonsbook/2010/09/the_stakes_are_so_small_wizard.php. Accessed: 2010-09-05. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/5sWAhUHzU)

Toby Hemenway unintentionally supports Hopkins side of the debate: http://patternliteracy.com/selfreliancemyth.html

Alex Steffen goes off on his own tangent, contrasting TT and Bright Green Cities, but ends up mistaking TT for Green Wizardy, and re-proposing TT in his own words: http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/010672.html

Transition Towns and Open Source Villages: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/32745

Global Village Construction Set: http://openfarmtech.org/index.php?title=Proposal_2008_Vision


Benefits of organics

Intensive agriculture = increased yields = more carbon sequestered: http://www.pnas.org/content/107/26/12052.full

Organic farming and herbal medicine production: http://www.mb.com.ph/node/269780

 http://www.small-farm-permaculture-and-sustainable-living.com/advantages_and_disadvantages_organic_farming.html

Hopkin's TED talk: http://www.transitiontowns.org.nz/node/2206

Hopkin's audio on pattern language: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2010/06/453429.html

Benefits of  biodiversity: http://english.mep.gov.cn/down_load/Documents/200806/P020080603430792943555.pdf

Regenerative organic production: http://www.rodaleinstitute.org/files/Rodale_Research_Paper-07_30_08.pdf

Incremental design (rolling permaculture): http://www.konsk.co.uk/design/plan1.htm

Potential for overshoot: rhttp://www.bcca.org/ief/doc/ddahl08d.htm 

http://www.oreworld.org/aboutore.htm

http://www.h-online.com/open/features/An-Organic-Open-Source-Movement-1052564.html

http://www.sourceorganic.com/


Wiki Education

The purpose of academic referencing: http://blogs.nature.com/nwerneck/2007/12/15/the-wiki-wiki-manifesto

Stevan Harnad, 'For Whom the Gate Tolls': http://eprints.ecs.soton.ac.uk/12893/1/resolution.html  

Permaculture farm on Wikiversity: http://en.wikiversity.org/wiki/User:CQ/THD

ICT allows people to hear permies speak without carbon-emitting travel: http://permaculture.tv/transition-pattern-language-rob-hopkins/

Free High School text books: http://www.markshuttleworth.com/archives/497 

business case for OER: http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Open_Education_Practices:_A_User_Guide_for_Organisations/Measuring_Open_Educatio

Rambling commentary on free education with some nice graphics: http://wiki.ubc.ca/Open_Contempt 

http://journal.media-culture.org.au/index.php/mcjournal/article/viewArticle/169

 

Peer-to-peer/ Ecological economics

Network economics: http://www.transformingfreedom.org/en/hyperaudio/netzpolitikorg-interview-yochai-benkler

Adrian Johns on the history of piracy: http://www.press.uchicago.edu/Misc/Chicago/401189.html

http://www.eoearth.org/article/Herman_Daly_Festschrift:_Ecological_and_Georgist_Economic_Principles:_A_Comparison

SOCIAL INNOVATION CLUSTER IN ACTION: A CASE STUDY OF THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA: http://hermes-ir.lib.hit-u.ac.jp/rs/bitstream/10086/14619/1/HJcom0410100010.pdf

Rob Hopkins on permabusiness: http://www.permacultureprinciples.com/principles_business.php

http://nomadeconomics.org/

http://www.wikinomics.com/blog/index.php/2010/09/17/what-is-the-future-of-the-internet/


Systems Thinking

Chetan Druve, 'Why Your Boss is Programmed to Be a Dictator'

http://www.truth-out.org/does-university-have-a-future-network-society58477

http://www.winningbysharing.net/bp.asp

http://www.ottoscharmer.com/docs/articles/2008_TransformingCapitalism.pdf

self-transcending knowledge: http://www.ottoscharmer.com/docs/articles/2000_STK.pdf.

On Studying the Cycles in Social Movements: http://www.rrojasdatabank.info/agfrank/socmov_cycles.html

Wilber's AQAL applied to collaboration: http://collaboration.wikia.com/wiki/Principles_of_Collaboration


Free CODE software

Open source waters down free software: http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/66807.html

Microsoft-hosted open source repository: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CodePlex

 

Digital Luddites

Neo-luddites: http://www.culturechange.org/issue9/kirkpatricksale.html 

http://www.primitivism.com/sale.htm

http://gaianeconomics.blogspot.com/2009/11/goodbye-dubai.html

 

Open Hardware

http://ianskerrett.wordpress.com/2008/06/30/the-license-decision-for-the-symbian-foundation-or/

Eben Moglen: http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Hardware_Wars_and_the_future_of_free_software

­Free software and hardware cameras: http://www3.elphel.com/index.php

 

Biohackers

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg19025521.800-redesigning-life-meet-the-biohackers.html

Synthetic DNA is hi-tech labs, 2007: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/12/16/AR2007121601900.html

Bio-Outlaws Bio-Hackers, and Victorian Gentlemen Biologists: http://outlawbiology.net/about/wtf/

A BioPunk Manifesto: http://maradydd.livejournal.com/496085.html

BioHackers for a BioWorld: http://www.drtomorrow.com/lessons/lessons6/41.html

OpenPCR: open design DNA copying hardware: http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/drive_to_discover&id=7537007

Gene Ontology Consortium: http://www.geneontology.org/

 

Seed Banks

North American org inspired by European org: http://www.kokopelli-seed-foundation.com/history-kokopelli.html

 

Miscellanious

http://www.futureofthebook.org/mission.html

Sim Earth - games as tools for experiential enlightenment: http://www.futureofthebook.org/gamertheory/?cat=9

http://www.allacademic.com//meta/p_mla_apa_research_citation/2/3/3/8/9/pages233899/p233899-1.php

Property rights: an analysis of their implications for understanding land rights in Australia.: http://www.csu.edu.au/faculty/science/saws/afbmnetwork/efsjournal/volume1/number1/EFS_Journal_v01_n01_09_JaniceToner.pdf

Copyright, copyleft, and the creative anti-commons: http://subsol.c3.hu/subsol_2/contributors0/nimustext.html

An intro to 'The Innovator's Dillema': http://web.mit.edu/6.933/www/Fall2000/teradyne/clay.html

Open standards attorney, Andrew Updegrove: http://www.linux.com/archive/articles/151865

Seattle Community Server Relocation Project: http://seaccp.org/