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Generic vs. Proprietary

Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Order / Civilization / Commerce / @ K. 1999 Generic means general, universal, etc. “Tissues” are a generic product. Somehow the Kleenex Company convinced millions of consumers to think “Kleenex” in place of … Continue reading

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Commons vs. Property

Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Order / Civilization / Property / @ K. 1998 06 07 Once upon a time the biosphere was a commons. There was no such thing as property. People called commons that part of … Continue reading

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