Ours to Master and to Own

Capitalism would have us believe we need our bosses. This volume reveals the history of workers who dare to disagree

Ours to Master and to Own

Author: Immanuel Ness

Publisher: Haymarket Books

ISBN: 160846119X

Page: 443

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From the very dawn of the industrial epoch, wage earners have organised themselves into unions, fought bitter strikes and even gone so far as to challenge the premises of the system by enacting democratic self-management aimed at controlling production. A groundbreaking volume on workers' history, Ours to Master and to Own illuminates this under-appreciated and under-investigated aspect of working-class resistance.

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