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A World without Work

The Study of the Welsh Miners

by Eli Ginzberg

  • 275 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic history,
  • Labour economics,
  • Social history,
  • Social conditions,
  • History Of Labor,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Labor,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Coal miners,
  • Hard-core unemployed,
  • Wales

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8198468M
    ISBN 100887383300
    ISBN 109780887383304

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A World without Work: The Study of the Welsh Miners by Eli Ginzberg (Author)Cited by:   Although Susskind thinks we will need the Big State to help us find meaning and purpose in a world without work, he provides a series of historical examples which demonstrate that you don’t need Author: Calum Chace.

“Eloquent and humane, A World Without Work moves the debate beyond the illusion that technology always creates more jobs than it destroys.

It provocatively explores the role of work in human life, and what to do when that role evaporates.” —Stuart Russell, author of Human Compatible.

A World Without Work is a visionary account of how technology will transform the world of work, and what we should do about it.

Drawing on almost a decade of research in the field, Susskind argues that machines no longer need to think like us in order to outperform us, as was once widely believed. A World Without Work - Book Review. From The Jolly Contrarian. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Jolly Contrarian’s book review service TM.

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Daniel Susskind’s *A World Without Work* is a lively and most stimulating guide to issues concerning the way in which work is likely to be under threat from the development of IT and robotics, in a way in which it has not been from earlier kinds of innovation/5(28). A World Without Work. For centuries, experts have predicted that machines would make workers obsolete.

That moment may finally be arriving. Could that be a good thing. The challenges will be to distribute this prosperity fairly, to constrain the burgeoning power of Big Tech, and to provide meaning in a world where work is no longer the center of our lives.

Perceptive, pragmatic, and ultimately hopeful, A World Without Work shows the way. Daniel Susskind’s *A World Without Work* is a lively and most stimulating guide to issues concerning the way in which work is likely to be under threat from the development of IT and robotics, in a way in which it has not been from earlier kinds of innovation.

While other writers make a strongly socialist, feminist or environmentalist case for a post-work world, he says simply that the jobs will go and we’ll have to make the best of it.

In light of the current state of political leadership, his optimistic sign-off feels more dutiful than persuasive/5(7).

A world without work is a nice thought but i doubt the Left as it is can rally to abolish capitalism and the culture of neoliberalism without shedding a lot blood.

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Taking books out of the equation would be like plucking the petals from every rose that ever grew in the entire world or splashing Van Gogh’s paintings with tar. A world without books would be a monochrome world and undeniably signal the end of one of the most personal methods to Reviews: A World Without Work is an innovative, authoritative and optimistic guide to how we can rise to the challenge of automation.

The task ahead, Susskind shows us, is to build a world. In "A World Without Work," Atlantic senior editor Derek Thompson explores the future of American jobs as technology continues to encroach on the workforce.