Labor and monopoly capital the degradation of work in the twentieth century summary
Also included are two rare articles by Braverman that add much to our understanding of the book: The Degradation of Work in the Twentieth Century (1975) and Two Comments (1976). Labor and Monopoly Capital is one of the most influential books of our time, and it deserves to be. Written with great force and beauty.When it was published in 1974, Harry Braverman's Labor and Monopoly Capital: The Degradation ofWork in the Twentieth Century immediately stood out among twentiethcentury studies in the degree to which it penetrated the hidden abode ofthe workplace, providing the first clear, critical understanding labor and monopoly capital the degradation of work in the twentieth century summary
Labor and Monopoly Capital: The Degradation of Work in the Twentieth Century is a book about the economics and sociology of work under monopoly capitalism by the political economist Harry Braverman. Building on Monopoly Capital by Paul A. Baran and Paul Sweezy, it was first published in 1974 by Monthly Review Press.