The book is a collection of essays and different practical examples on the subject of Self-organisation and counter-economic strategies. The essays cover a wide cross-section of activity, from new approaches to intellectual property and the implications of the free/open source software movement, to political activism and the de facto self-organisation embodied in informal architecture and the so-called black economy […]
There’s a highly compelling essay in here arguing the importance of the ‘free’ in creativity and in the production of culture (The Architecture of Innovation by Lawrence Lessig, pp. 105 - 144).
Of course the book can be downloaded for free — the PDF link is on the webpage.