For Work / Against Work
Debates on the centrality of work

Eros and Civilisation

by Marcuse, H (1955)

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The alienation of labor is almost complete. The mechanics of the assembly line, the routine of the office, the ritual of buying and selling are freed from any connection with human potentialities. Work relations have become to a great extent relations between persons as exchangeable objects of scientific management and efficiency experts (p.102)


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