Every individual within a Diamond Age economy has available to them a Roogle of Global Personal Utility (GPU). This is what the Requirements for Sentience concept developed at the Choo Institute by Ushogbo Van der Westhaven proposes.
But it is only a Lifeswork - bound and constrained by the terms of a collectively agreed Constitution - that has Fabricator Rights to actually manipulate that GPU.
Fabricator rights are protocols (rules and guidelines, yes, but also suggestions and best-practise proposals) for molecular manipulation.
Fabricator rights operate on three levels.
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