LABRST 1C03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Division Of Labour, General Motors, Complex Number
: make purses i associate myself with it, diff than working at a purse factory. Libera conception of freedom is understood as freedom from interference of others (dominant thought now) Other should not harm me or get into my business. Marx said that is a negative conception of freedom. Freedom means having ability to live, grow & be w others. Providing ppl w conditions they can live fulfilling lives. Connected to maslow"s hierarchy of needs (safety is individualistic needs) Hegemony: antonio gramsci, 1891, italian communist party (musilini, wrote notes in prison, wanted to know why people put up with system. Antonio gramsci: fascism was on the rise, enprisoned by italian communism, looked at fordism in usa. Industry shut down & many impoverished families. Relocate in mexico & let off many workers. Myth of meritocracy: where we happen to be born, gender, race, age, health, citizenship, historical time shape kind of lief we expect to have.