No More Work: Why Full Employment Is a Bad Idea through James Livingston
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Overview: For centuries we have believed that paintings was once the place you discovered self-discipline, initiative, honesty, self-reliance–in a phrase, persona. A role was once additionally, and now not by the way, the supply of your source of revenue: in the event you did not paintings, you did not consume, or else you have been stealing from somebody. If simplest you labored laborious, it’s essential earn your manner and perhaps even make one thing of your self.In fresh many years, thru on a regular basis revel in, those ideals have confirmed spectacularly false. In this e-book, James Livingston explains how and why Americans nonetheless grasp to paintings as an answer relatively than a problem–why it’s that each liberals and conservatives announce that "complete employment" is their function when task introduction is not a possible answer for any challenge, ethical or financial. The result’s a witty, stirring denunciation of the techniques we take into accounts why we exertions, exhorting us to believe a brand new manner of discovering that means, persona, and sustenance past our workaday international and appearing us that we will be able to come up with the money for to depart that international at the back of.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General