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Any possible autonomy within the work process has been destroyed by tech. The proletariat as republica of capital 4. Towards a dual society 9.
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Utopia for a possible dual society.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Hegel goals Gorz heteronomous hierarchy ideology individual industrial internalise Ivan Illich letariat longer machine Marx Marx’s marxist mass material means of production mediation ment morality movement needs negation never non-class organisation personal power political position possible post-industrial prime minister productive forces proletariat realisation recognise reduced relations of production replaced result revolution revolutionary robots Rudolf Bahro sector skilled workers social relations socialised socially necessary labour specific sphere of autonomy sphere of heteronomy sphere of necessity subordinate tasks technical tion trade transcendent use-value wage labour whole working-class.
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Farewell to the Working Class
Also a journalist, he co-founded Le Nouvel Observateur weekly in Provocative and heretical, Farewell to the Working Class is a classic ogrz of labour and unemployment in the post-industrial world.
Farewell to the Working Class: An Essay on Post-Industrial Socialism by André Gorz
An Essay on Post-industrial Socialism. Chris rated it really liked it Sep 05, Andre Gorz was one of Europe’s leading thinkers on politics. He is the author of several books including Ecology as Politics and Paths to Paradise.
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Selected pages Title Page. Trivia About Farewell to the W A classic study of labour and unemployment in the post-industrial world. The contemporary left and the union movement have yet to catch up with his still futuristic insight. Aug 31, Rui Coelho rated it it was ok. Postmodern Controversies Barry Smart No preview available – Provocative and cpass, ll to the Working Class is a classic study of labour and unemployment in the post-industrial world.
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