André Gorz : a life (Book, 2022) []
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André Gorz : a life

André Gorz : a life

Author: Willy Gianinazzi; Chris Turner
Publisher: London : Seagull Books, 2022.
Series: The French list
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: André Gorz; André Gorz
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willy Gianinazzi; Chris Turner
ISBN: 9780857429889 0857429884
OCLC Number: 1314332693
Notes: Translated from the French.
Description: 1 volume ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Paths to PostcapitalismPART ONEThe Alienation of Modern ManThe 1940s and 1950s: Comfort and ConformismChapter 1. A Stranger to HimselfChapter 2. The Construction of SelfChapter 3. The Third ForceChapter 4. Journalism as CompromiseChapter 5. Alienation in the Affluent SocietyPART TWOLiberation from Work in the Age of AutomationThe 1960s: Fordism and the Welfare StateChapter 6. Revolutionary ReformismChapter 7. Automation and the New Working Class Chapter 8. Arduous SocialismChapter 9. The Ferment of '68PART THREEThe Liberation of Life In a Time of Visceral Opposition to WorkThe 1970s: Zero Growth and EcologyChapter 10. Critique of Technology and ScienceChapter 11. Changing Life, with Ivan IllichChapter 12. Ecological Emergency and De-growthPART FOURFreeing Up Time in the Age of the Dual Society1980s-1990s: Toyotism and the PrecariatChapter 13. Farewells to the Working ClassChapter 14. Autonomy and the Dangers of the Dual SocietyChapter 15. The Invention and End of WorkChapter 16. Beyond the Wage-Based SocietyPART FIVETowards the Civilization of Free: Time in the Era of the ImmaterialThe 2000s: Financialization and Circulation of KnowledgeChapter 17. Toward the Intelligent Society?Chapter 18. Another World is PossibleChapter 19. The Final FreedomAbbreviations and AcronymsBibliography and SourcesIndex of Names
Series Title: The French list
Responsibility: Willy Gianinazzi ; translated by Chris Turner.


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