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Paths to Paradise: On the Liberation From Work

Paths to Paradise: On the Liberation From Work (Paperback)

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We are moving into a world where a power elite allocates jobs: where commodities buy consumers: where socialist as well as capitalist dogma is an obstacle to comprehension. In this book, Andre Gorz returns to Marx's Grundrisse and the prophecy of early nineteenth century socialists and rediscovers a vision of post-capitalist society founded on the automation of work and the transcending of the exchange economy. He argues that we have reached the precise stage where these utopian insights become a reality. If the socialist movement is to have something to say to a generation whose identity is no longer shaped at work, it must grasp these insights.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural Studies Publisher: Pluto Press Publication Date: 01/01/1985 ISBN-13: 9780861047628  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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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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