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Fifty shades of open
Pomerantz, Jeffrey and Peek, Robin

PublishedJune 2016
JournalFirst Monday
Volume 21, Issue 5

ABSTRACT
Open source. Open access. Open society. Open knowledge. Open government. Even open food. The word “open” has been applied to a wide variety of words to create new terms, some of which make sense, and some not so much. This essay disambiguates the many meanings of the word “open” as it is used in a wide range of contexts.

Keywords free culture · free software · open access · open culture · open data · open government · open science · open source

ISSN13960466
Other number5
RefereedYes
Rightsby/4.0
DOI10.5210/fm.v21i5.6360
URLhttp://firstmonday.org/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/6360
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