1999, English, Book edition: Reclaiming work : beyond the wage-based society / André Gorz ; translated by Chris Turner. Gorz, André.

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Reclaiming work : beyond the wage-based society / André Gorz ; translated by Chris Turner
 
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Physical Description
  • vi, 185 pages ; 23 cm.
Published
  • Cambridge, UK : Polity Press ; Malden, MA : Blackwell, 1999.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Reclaiming work : beyond the wage-based society /​ Andr�e Gorz ; translated by Chris Turner.
Uniform Title
  • Misères du présent, richesse du possible. English
  • Mis�eres du pr�esent, richesse du possible. English
Author
  • Gorz, André.
Other Authors
  • Centre national du livre (France)
Published
  • Cambridge, UK : Polity Press ; Malden, MA : Blackwell, 1999.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • vi, 185 pages ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • A thesis which argues that societies created by Fordism have been falling apart and have given way to non-societal behaviour in which the dominant stratum has grabbed most of the surplus wealth. The author suggests a programme to remedy the problem.
Contents
  • 1. From the Social State to the Capital State. The Great Refusal. The 'Exodus' of Capital. The End of Economic Nationalism. 'Blame it on Globalization'. The Resistible Dictatorship of the Financial Markets. The Chinese Mirage
  • 2. The Latest Forms of Work. Post-Fordism. Uddevalla. Subjection. Autonomy and the Sale of Self. Work which is Abolishing Work. Metamorphoses of Wage Labour. Generalized Insecurity
  • 3. The Lost Magic of Work. The Myth of the Social Bond. Generation X or the Unheard Revolution. Politics Lags Behind the Shift in Values. Socialization or Education?
  • 4. Moving Beyond Wage-Based Society. Multi-Activity as a Key Social Issue. Exit Routes
  • Digression 1: Community and Society
  • Digression 2: Alain Touraine or the Subject of Criticism.
Notes
  • Translation of: Misères du présent, richesse du possible.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-168) and index.
  • Translated from the French.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 0745621287
  • 9780745621289
  • 0745621279
  • 9780745621272
Dewey Number
  • 306.36
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