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Articles from University of Chicago Press journals may be copied or otherwise reused without permission only to the extent permitted by Sections 107 and 108 of the U.S. Copyright Law.
 

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  2. Click on either the Summary or the Full Text to view the content. The Full Text link may be enabled only for subscribers, but summaries are freely accessible to all users.
  3. Click the Request Permissions link in the Rights and Permissions box adjacent to the article. When you click the link, Rightslink® will open in a separate screen.
  4. Create a Rightslink® account (a two-step process) if you haven’ t already.
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Copyright

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