new jobs. In his book Farewell to the Working Class, the French writer Andre. Gorz develops some arguments for a reduction of socially organized work. He. Farewell to the Working Class has 51 ratings and 6 reviews. André Gorz argues that changes in the role of the work and labour process in the closing decades. The book Farewell to the Working Class: An Essay on Post-Industrial Socialism, Andre Gorz is published by Pluto Press.

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Farewell to the Working Class: An Essay on Post-Industrial Socialism

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Open Preview See a Problem? Any possible autonomy within the work process has been destroyed by tech.

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The book starts with an interesting critique of Marxism, tracing most of its faults to Hegel. Nightocelot rated it did not like it Jun 26, Towards a policy of time Appendix 2: MR rated it liked it Apr 30, See our updated Privacy Policy to find out more about cookies and how we use your data.

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Farewell to the Working Class

Instead, new movements that reject work and create autonomy are better than the traditional workers’ movement. Farewell to the Working Class: In the s and s, he was a main theorist in the New Left movement. France has job-sharing-like short work weeks but it isn’t working. An Essay on Post-industrial Socialism. Trivia About Farewell to the W Pluto Press- Philosophy – pages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Joon rated it liked it Dec 31, Sam Whitehill rated it liked it Mar 11, John Fell rated it really clasa it Jul 08, Account Options Yorz in.