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The Governance of Cyberspace

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Author/s (editor/s):

Lennon Y.C. Chang
Peter Grabosky
Peter Drahos

Publication year:

2017

Publication type:

Book chapter

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Regulatory Theory: The governance of cyberspace

Lennon Y.C. Chang & Grabosky, P. (2017): “The governance of cyberspace”, in Drahos, P. (ed) Regulatory Theory: Foundations and Applications, Canberra: ANU Press, pp 533-551.

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