Labor and Monopoly Capital The Degradation of Work in the Twentieth Century

ISBN-10: 0853459401

ISBN-13: 9780853459408

Edition: 25th 1999

Authors: Harry Braverman

List price: $19.00 Buy it from $9.01
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


First published in 1974, this book is now the foundation text for many basic areas of scholarly inquiry, including the science of managerial control, and the eradication of skill from work under capitalism.
Used Starting from $19.30
New Starting from $25.60
eBooks Starting from $17.85
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $19.00
Edition: 25th
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Monthly Review Press
Publication date: 12/1/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 465
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

New Introduction
Labor and Labor Power
The Origins of Management
The Division of Labor
Scientific Management
The Primary Effects of Scientific Management
The Habituation of the Worker to the Capitalist Mode of Production
The Scientific-Technical Revolution
The Scientific-Technical Revolution and the Worker
Further Effects of Management and Technology on the Distribution of Labor
Surplus Value and Surplus Labor
The Modern Corporation
The Universal Market
The Role of the State
Clerical Workers
Service Occupations and Retail Trade
The Structure of the Working Class and Its Reserve Armies
The "Middle Layers" of Employment
Productive and Unproductive Labor
A Final Note on Skill
App. 1: Two Comments
The Degradation of Work in the Twentieth Century
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.