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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 117–146.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... Drawing on Abdel Khaliq Mahgoub's powerful articulations of Marxism, political economy, leadership, and labor theories, Adlan addresses the rich experiences of the SCP in its relentless efforts at beating the odds of conservative politics. His misgivings about the SCP at the time of his resignation embody...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 643–661.
Published: 01 October 2012
... to the general rule of con­ tingent labor practices. If the socially averaged time of abstract labor served as the metric for Karl Marx s labor theory of value, it would seem that the nonstandard time of the unpredictable event has come to define the abstract conditions of labor in the contemporary moment.12...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 311–326.
Published: 01 April 2017
... and information and follows such a bifurcation along three stages: the industrial factory, the cybernetic society, and planetary computation. More generally, the essay tries to recombine the energy theory of labor (labor as manual and energetic activity) with the information theory of labor , that is, labor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Moishe Postone; Timothy Brennan In this interview, Moishe Postone, author of Time, Labor, and Social Domination , discusses the Marxian critical theory of capitalism against the background of the author's intellectual biography and central historical developments of recent decades. The interview...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 April 2015
... suggest that Georg Simmel’s understanding of money as an in-motion surface, as well as his critique of “labor money,” finds important points of resonance for the post-Fordist present. In addition to highlighting the renewed relevance of Simmel’s social theory, I further ask: What are the implications...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 395–415.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Timothy Brennan Only yesterday a discussion of economics in cultural circles was considered boring—a mere “economism”—but it is now everywhere in the arts. “Labor,” while being summoned as a grand economic category, enters conversations in the humanities today in the form of a theory of the latest...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 631–640.
Published: 01 July 2021
...femi babylon; Heather Berg In this interview, femi babylon elaborates a proheaux womanist theory of erotic labor as at once work and antiwork. “Sex work is work” speaks to the realities of erotic labor as a survival strategy and illuminates the connections among erotic labor and other forms of gig...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 365–393.
Published: 01 April 2009
... priests of globalization theory through his political writings, present- ing an ongoing challenge to conceptions of intellectual labor as academic workers struggle to comprehend their role in the machinery of the state, which should lead to a larger critique of the institutions of neoliberalism...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 763–781.
Published: 01 October 2012
... that characterizes post-Fordism and contingent labor as a point of departure, I note that this marks a traversal of the classically contractarian boundary between the temporally circumscribed sale of “one’s own labor” and life construed as property. Yet, rather than follow theories of the biopolitical in positing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 249–264.
Published: 01 April 2009
... that capitalist practices make as they reconfigure status societies into contract ones. Instead, I propose the rudiments of a theory of cultural capital grounded in the exploitation of labor power through institutions of knowledge formation, and I nominate the form through which this value appears as prestige...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 307–329.
Published: 01 April 2015
... . Harmondsworth : Penguin . Mohun Simon . 2014 . “ Unproductive Labor in the U.S. Economy, 1964-2010 .” Review of Radical Political Economics 46 , no. 3 : 355 – 79 . Murray Patrick . 1989 . Marx’s Theory of Scientific Knowledge . Atlantic Highlands, NJ : Humanities Press...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 239–247.
Published: 01 April 2009
... of which equally endorse the creativity of the worker and deny the fundamentally social character of labor. We argue that the underlying conformism of strands of radical theory that valorize immaterial labor needs to be replaced by forms of disciplined intellection that can account for the ever...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 701–719.
Published: 01 October 2012
... of mimetic labor in China today. Based on a year of ethnographic research in two vocational schools and theorized using Diane Elson’s value theory of labor, this essay analyzes China’s current regimes of human capital accumulation. I argue that these regimes structure nonelite education such that working...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 331–363.
Published: 01 April 2009
... understanding of social contradictions. While it stopped short of framing its critique of metaphysics in Marx's theory of the division between mental and manual labor, which was the real advance of Marx over his antagonist Max Stirner, the Frankfurt School revived the original concept of ideology while...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (4): 743–759.
Published: 01 October 2014
... the party’s desirability as a political form but according to its possibility within the concrete situation of potentially revolutionary classes. We inquire into the political economy of revolutionary struggle rather than abstracted political theory—particularly the circumstance that afforded the party form...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 437–463.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Alys Eve Weinbaum This article builds on the premise that there are two periods in the history of racial capitalism during which women’s reproductive labor power has been engineered for profit: the four hundred years of chattel slavery in the Americas, and our biocapitalist present. Black feminist...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1973) 72 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 January 1973
... from academic scholarship and experimentation, not simply from his own pre-established point of view. Karl Marx did not invent his labor theory of value. At the time that he was writing Capital, economists pretty generally held that labour was the source of value. x Eugene Porter tells us...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 923–926.
Published: 01 October 2021
... scientific interest and expertise is in citizenship social and political theories and applied stud- ies on citizenship policies and education. Jelke Bosma is a PhD candidate in the Department of Media Studies, Univer- sity of Amsterdam. His research is part of the Platform Labor project and investigates...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 239–250.
Published: 01 April 2015
... of performativity theory is in large part premised on a critique of the foundationalism of orthodox Marxist theories of value—a critique with which we would agree in principle when it is addressed to the productivist theories of labor expounded within the Second and Third Inter- nationals and their legacy...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1998) 97 (2): 263–280.
Published: 01 April 1998
... value-theory has been obscured by his own emphasis on the subjec­ tive factor, on human labor-power as the key factor in profit. Used without this subjective emphasis, however, Marx s value-theory becomes a theory of time and speed, in which time is, quite literally, compressed in favor of distance...