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Exploitation In A Market Socialist Economy I

N. Scott Arnold

in The Philosophy and Economics of Market Socialism: A Critical Study

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195088274
eISBN:
9780199853014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195088274.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Worker cooperatives can be found throughout the world and are not a new phenomenon. To understand this organization, this chapter went into a brief study of the Yugoslavian experience with worker ... More


Exploitation and the Economics of Organizations

N. Scott Arnold

in The Philosophy and Economics of Market Socialism: A Critical Study

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195088274
eISBN:
9780199853014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195088274.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The market socialist system is differentiated from the free enterprise system by the types of organizations that are allowed to operate in their respective economies. While the free enterprise system ... More


Property-owning Democracy Versus Market Socialism

Alan Thomas

in Republic of Equals: Predistribution and Property-Owning Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190602116
eISBN:
9780190602130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190602116.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, General

John Rawls argued this conception of justice as fairness could be equally well expressed by one of two social systems: a property-owning democracy or liberal market socialism. This chapter argues ... More


Consumption in the Era of Digital Automation

Maurie J. Cohen

in The Future of Consumer Society: Prospects for Sustainability in the New Economy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198768555
eISBN:
9780191821912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198768555.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, Microeconomics

Chapter 6 seeks to understand how consumer society is likely to be transformed in the future by changes in the organization of work. Consumption patterns are strongly shaped by the availability and ... More


Worker Cooperatives in Practice

Tom Malleson

in After Occupy: Economic Democracy for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199330102
eISBN:
9780199368266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330102.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter examines the practical experience and empirical evidence that we have of democratic workplaces in the form of worker cooperatives. We assess this evidence by contrasting co-ops with ... More


After Capitalism?

Geoffrey M. Hodgson

in Conceptualizing Capitalism: Institutions, Evolution, Future

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226168005
eISBN:
9780226168142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226168142.003.0016
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

The final chapter considers various post-capitalist possibilities (other than traditional socialism, which was discussed critically in chapter 12). The definition of capitalism as developed in the ... More


Worker Center Background and Vision

Kim Bobo and Marién Casillas Pabellón

in The Worker Center Handbook: A Practical Guide for Starting and Building the New Labor Movement

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501704475
eISBN:
9781501705892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704475.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book offers lessons learned from existing worker centers in order to guide new centers in moving through the early phases of development more smoothly and enable their leaders to play a more ... More


Should Workplaces be Democratized?

Tom Malleson

in After Occupy: Economic Democracy for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199330102
eISBN:
9780199368266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330102.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The central argument of this chapter is that the current system of hierarchical work is deeply unjust because the majority of workers are compelled to join workplaces within which they are ... More


Formalizing the Informal: Highly Skilled Filipina Caregivers and the Pilipino Workers Center

Anna Romina Guevarra and Lolita Andrada Lledo

in Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037573
eISBN:
9780252094828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037573.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter examines the informal economy of Filipina care workers in southern California, with particular emphasis on their pragmatic and survival consciousness that enables them to perform skilled ... More


Should Finance and Investment be Democratized?

Tom Malleson

in After Occupy: Economic Democracy for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199330102
eISBN:
9780199368266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330102.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The overarching argument of this chapter is that the current system of private control of finance and investment is undemocratic in the sense that it undermines popular sovereignty. There are two ... More


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