Author of the book. A scholar, a philosopher, a psychologist, a teacher, a former programmer, and an anti-exclusive-rights enthusiast. Anatoly grew up in Kiev, Ukraine. One of the major projects he participates in has been The School of the Dialogue of Cultures. A lot of Anatoly’s professional study have been conducted, driven and developed within it. Based on this Anatoly was able to develop his own strong views on exclusive rights and thus create some basic notions regarding the economy and legality of governing culture. All of that resulted in the book this site is devoted to.
Ilya is a professional programmer and a deep humanitarian thinker. He was the first in our team to take on the subject of exclusive rights in the field of software development. Ilya has the most radical view of the problem and his understanding helped a lot in consequent development of many the ideas that would become the book.