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A Philosopher Looks at Work


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A Philosopher Looks at Work - Geuss, Raymond
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Is work as we know it disappearing? And if so why should we care? These questions are explored by Raymond Geuss in this compact but sweeping survey which integrates conceptual analysis, historical reflection, autobiography and social commentary. Geuss explores our concept of work and its origins in industrial production, the incentives and compulsions which societies use to get us to work, and the powerful hold which the work ethic has over so many of us. He also looks at dissatisfaction with work - which is as old as work ...

A Philosopher Looks at Work 2021, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781108930611

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