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Farewell to the leftist working class

Dick Houtman

Farewell to the leftist working class

by Dick Houtman

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Working class -- Political activity.,
  • Right and left (Political science)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-139) and index.

    StatementDick Houtman, Peter Achterberg, and Anton Derks.
    ContributionsAchterberg, Peter., Derks, Anton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6487.5 .H68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18502979M
    ISBN 109781412806930
    LC Control Number2007033682

    IN THIS JOURNAL. Journal Home; Browse Journal. Current Issue; All Issues; Submit Paper; About. More InformationAuthor: Rhonda F. Levine. Farewell to the leftist working class Houtman, D., P. Achterberg, A. Derks (): Farewell to the leftist working class. New York: Transaction Publishers - TOR /

      Ian Birchall reviews André Gorz’s new book Farewell to the Working Class (Pluto, £).. André Gorz has not so much written a book as failed to write two different books, each of which might have been useful in its own way.   Farewell to the Working Class by Andre Gorz, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(58).

    Farewell to the Working Class (Pluto Classics) by Andre Gorz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at the working class ceased to be available in the old and well-tried way, as the natural ground of left-wing politics. While one dominant working-class collectivity went into decline (the classic male proletarians of mining, transportation, and manufacturing industry, with their associated forms of trade unionism and residential concentra.


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The authors argue that cultural issues revolving around individual liberty and maintenance of social order have become much more significant since World War II. Farewell to the Leftist Working Class aims to fill this gap by developing, testing, and confirming an alternative explanation of rightist tendencies.

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Farewell to the Working Class: An Essay on Post-Industrial Socialism. André Gorz argues that changes in the role of the work and labour process in the closing decades of the twentieth century have, once and for all, weakened the power of skilled industrial workers/5.

Farewell to the Working Class: An Essay on Post-industrial Socialism. André Gorz. Pluto Press, - Capitalism - pages. 0 Reviews. André Gorz argues that changes in the role of the work. Farewell to the Leftist Working Class reports cutting-edge research into the withering away of working-class support for the left and the welfare state, drawing mostly on survey data collected in Western Europe, the United States, and other Western : Peter Achterberg.

In Austrian born philosopher André Gorz wrote his book ‘Farewell to the Working Class’. It it he argued that the working class was no longer the central element in any sort of struggle for a new, and more just society, and that it had been replaced by a whole host of other movements, and interest groups, ranging from the women’s movement to the ecological movement.

"Farewell to the Leftist Working Class is a quantitative study of primarily working class voting patterns based on survey data largely from Western Europe and some from the United States [It] examine[s] the class theory of politics and seek[s] to determine whether the theory is still relevant when explaining working class politics in particular, and if not, to suggest an alternative explanation for Author: Peter Achterberg.

Provocative and heretical, ll to the Working Class is a classic study of labour and unemployment in the post-industrial world. Farewell to the Leftist Working Class aims to fill this gap by developing, testing, and confirming an alternative explanation of rightist tendencies among the underprivileged.

The authors argue that cultural issues revolving around individual liberty and maintenance of social order have become much more significant since World War : Peter Achterberg.

new jobs. In his book Farewell to the Working Class, the French writer Andre. Gorz develops some arguments for a reduction of socially organized work.

Farewell to the Working Class has 51 ratings and 6 reviews. André Gorz argues that changes in the role of the work and labour process in the closing decades. Farewell to the Working Class. as the natural ground of left-wing politics.

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Cleavage Politics (Lipset, Rokkan, Kriesi) • Cleavage = more or less stable relationship between social structure, political values, and political parties • ‘Class cleavage’, i.e., ‘class politics’: • The working class traditionally supports the leftist parties because its members favor economic redistribution, while the middle.

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