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By Michel Aglietta

Michel Aglietta’s path-breaking booklet is the 1st try at a rigorous old conception of the full improvement people capitalism, from the Civil battle to the Carter presidency. a huge rfile of the “Regulation School” of heterodox economics, it used to be acquired because the boldest e-book in its box because the vintage reviews of Paul Baran, Paul Sweezy and Harry Braverman.

This edition incorporates a great postface by way of Aglietta, which situates law concept within the context of twenty-first-century capitalism.

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When we joke around when we’re supposed to be working, or shittalk the boss, or cut corners to make the work easier, or steal from work together, we create trust, complicity, and a culture of watching out for each other. This community of struggle cuts into profit-making, but it also tends to break down the divisions and hierarchies created by the production process. It is the basis for any broader fight against management. 42 Abolish Restaurants • Work Groups The fact that work groups and the cultures they create are based in the work process means that the boss can undermine these groups by changing the work process.

This means that our resentment towards the job often takes the form of a critique of how the restaurant is managed. We’ll complain that the restaurant owner “has no class” for buying cheap ingredients or for serving near-rotten food. We make comments about how if we managed the place, things would be different. We develop our own ideas about how food should be cooked and served, and about how much things should cost. M-C- P - C’ - M’ This is a constant cause of conflict, but it is also easily co-opted.

This can be the people who have worked at a particular restaurant the longest, or the people who have worked in the food service industry the longest. Often the easiest time to foster a healthy cynicism in a co-worker is when you’re training them. The glue that holds these informal work groups together is a struggle against the work. When we joke around when we’re supposed to be working, or shittalk the boss, or cut corners to make the work easier, or steal from work together, we create trust, complicity, and a culture of watching out for each other.

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