Schäffle: 'Authors' rights as an artificial means for safeguarding remuneration and annuities', Tübingen (1867)

Source: Max-Planck-Institut für Europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt

Schäffle: 'Authors' rights as an artificial means for safeguarding remuneration and annuities', Tübingen (1867), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer,

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'Authors' rights as an artificial means for safeguarding remuneration and annuities', chapter in Albert Schäffle, 'The political economic theory of exclusive markets including copyrights, patents and trademarks' (1867)

Full title original language:
'Das Autorrecht als künstliche Sicherung der Lohn- und der Lohnrentenfunction', in: 'Die nationalökonomische Theorie der ausschliessenden Absazverhältnisse: insbesondere des litterarisch-artistischen Urheberrechtes, des Patent-, Muster- Firmenschuzes'

Schäffle's economic view on copyright was new and unique, but had nearly no bearing at all on subsequent copyright discourse in Germany.

1 Commentary:

  • Prosi, Gerhard, 'Ökonomische Theorie des Buches' (Düsseldorf: Bertelsmann, 1971)

  • Götz von Olenhusen, Albrecht, ''Ewiges geistiges Eigentum' und 'Sozialbindung' des Urheberrechts in der Rechtsentwicklung und Diskussion im 19. Jahrhundert in Frankreich und Deutschland', in Wilhelm Herschel, Heinrich Hubmann and Manfred Rehbinder (eds), 'Festschrift für Georg Roeber zum 10. Dezember 1981' (Freiburg: Hochschulverlag, 1982), 83-111

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Author: Albert Schäffle (1831-1903)

Publisher: Laupp

Year: 1867

Location: Tübingen

Language: German

Source: Max-Planck-Institut für Europäische Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt

Persons referred to:
Schäffle, Albert Eberhard Friedrich

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property theory, authors' property
property theory, publishers' property

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