Libervis: Free Culture Needs Free Software
Feb 28, 2006, 00:30 (0 Talkback[s])
[ Thanks to Danijel Orsolic for this
"Before talking about Free Culture we should establish some kind
of a definition of Free Culture, in that it would seem logical we
should first define 'culture' and then identify what it is that
makes this culture to become a free one. It is not an easy task
regarding the term 'culture' tends to mean various things in
several contexts of use. However, if we look at some most common
contexts we can see what culture in general may consist of and
reach a better understanding of what it is, and in the end, what
turns it a free one.
"That said, we can recognize 'culture' as a system of beliefs,
ethics and morality, various methods, approaches and solutions to
common problems, common human behaviors, sense of creativity and
ultimately the outcome of any of the above in interaction..."