PIRACY'S A STATE OF MIND


A recent UK study has found that people (UK people, at least) do not view downloading copyrighted material as theft.  Most people view downloading a copyrighted game as somehow different from shoplifting that same game from a store; in fact, such downloading is often considered a 'normal leisure practice"?. This study reinforces the point that attitudes towards game piracy still have to change significantly, especially as the ability to access and download pirated games continues to increase.

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