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Pages: 192
Authors: Ana Cecilia Dinerstein, Frederick Harry Pitts
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-15 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

This book mounts a forceful critique of fashionable thinking on the possibility of a post-work, post-capitalist society achieved through automation, a basic income and the reduction of working hours to zero, suggesting this popular utopia is nothing of the sort.
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Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ana Cecilia Dinerstein, Frederick Harry Pitts
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-15 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

This book mounts a forceful critique of fashionable thinking on the possibility of a post-work, post-capitalist society achieved through automation, a basic income and the reduction of working hours to zero, suggesting this popular utopia is nothing of the sort.
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Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Matthew B. Crawford
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-31 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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Language: en
Pages:
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Lifeblood
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Matthew T. Huber
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

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