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The Open Content encyclopaedia entry has now been published!
B. Haßler, T. Mays (2014). Open Content. An open chapter in the International Encyclopedia of Digital Communication and Society, edited by Professor Peng Hwa Ang and Professor Robin Mansell, Wiley-Blackwell. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118767771.wbiedcs154 (full article, pdf, comments invited).
Note: Also appears as Haßler and Mays (2015). (get link)
See also OCEE.
Björn Haßler has over 15 years of experience in education and international development. He is an advocate for Global Public Goods, Open Access, and Open Education and their role in global equity