ERIC Number: EJ677184
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Enabling Empowerment and Enslavement: Telecommunications Technology and the Ontology of Labour in the Early 21st Century.
Graduate Researcher: Journal for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology, v1 n1 p69-79 2003
Offers a theoretical inquiry into changes in the ontology of labor in contemporary industry, and the enabling role played by telecommunications technology in these changes. Asserts that while labor is fundamentally cooperative and communicative, the temporal instability in the workplace caused by neo-liberal forces is undermining the sense of community and cohesion between working persons. (EV)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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