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Author Susskind, Daniel, author
Title A world without work : technology, automation, and how we should respond / Daniel Susskind
Imprint New York, NY : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2020
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  331.25 Su823 2020    DUE 04-19-23  -  30500101563396
Edition First edition
Descript x, 305 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
A History of Misplaced Anxiety -- The Age of Labour -- The Pragmatist Revolution -- Underestimating Machines -- Task Encroachment -- Frictional Technological Unemployment -- Structural Technological Unemployment -- Technology and Inequality -- The Response -- Education and Its Limits -- The Big State -- Big Tech -- Meaning and Purpose
"A down-and-out so-and-so gets more than he bargained for when a wave of automation sweeps him and his kind out to an oil-black, petroleum-stink sea of indolent excess and the promise of A WORLD WITHOUT WORK"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Automation -- Social aspects
Technology -- Social aspects
Social change
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