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Social ownership of information, culture and technology: free software and cultural policy in Brazil 2003-2014

Grant number: 13/04139-3
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): September 01, 2013
Effective date (End): August 31, 2016
Field of knowledge:Applied Social Sciences - Information Science - Information Theory
Principal researcher:Marco Antônio de Almeida
Grantee:Ana Carolina Silva Biscalchin
Home Institution: Escola de Comunicações e Artes (ECA). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil


The research addresses the importance of the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and the significance of the use of free software and its peculiarities as public policy proposal adopted by the Brazilian government, with special emphasis in the area of cultural policies, analyzing their impact on social ownership of information. (AU)

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BISCALCHIN, Ana Carolina Silva. Social appropriation of information, culture and technology: free software and cultural policies in Brazil. 2018. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Escola de Comunicações e Artes (ECA/SBD) São Paulo.

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