Nature Of Work / Edition 2

Nature Of Work / Edition 2

by Paul B. Thompson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0333495047

ISBN-13: 9780333495049

Pub. Date: 03/15/1997

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This analysis of the labour process compares Marxist and traditional sociological theories with the more recent writings on the nature of work following Braverman's "Labor and Monopoly Capital" in 1974, including the innovative work from France and Italy, and concludes with a core theory.  See more details below

Overview

This analysis of the labour process compares Marxist and traditional sociological theories with the more recent writings on the nature of work following Braverman's "Labor and Monopoly Capital" in 1974, including the innovative work from France and Italy, and concludes with a core theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333495049
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
03/15/1997
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - The Sociological Study of Work - Marx and the Idea of the Labour Process - Braverman and the Rediscovery of the Labour Process - Deskilling: The Degradation of Labour? - Forms of Control and Resistance - Legitimation and Consent in Work - The Other Division of Labour - Towards a Core Theory - Guide to Labour Process Literature

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