Why open content matters

  title={Why open content matters},
  author={B. Pfaffenberger},
  journal={Knowledge, Technology \& Policy},
Knowledge must forever govern ignorance, and a people who would be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. Popular government, without popular information, or the means of acquiring it, is but a Prologue to a Farce or a Tragedy—or perhaps both.—James Madison, 1815 
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