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Can You Own a Sound? - Copyright Criminals Classroom Module

  • Aired: 02/04/2013
  • 05:23
  • Rating: TV-PG
This Community Classroom educational module teaches the basic foundations of copyright law and how the music industry began to respond legally to sampling as hip-hop grew in popularity in the 1990s.
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Explore the foundations of copyright law and its response to hip-hop sampling in the 90s.
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