postfordizam

What is knowledge sharing? How does the knowledge economy function? Where is the general intellect at work? Take the cigarettes machine. The machine you see is the embodying of a scientific knowledge into hardware and software components,...
15.08.2012. | Pasquinelli Matteo | Istorijski materijalizam
In the 1970s the energy crisis, the consequent economic recession and finally the substitution of work with numerical machines resulted in the formation of a large number of people with no guarantees. Since then the question of the precarity became...
31.03.2012. | Berardi Franco Bifo | Istorijski materijalizam
The chapter from Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno’s Dialectics of Enlightenment on the culture industry was entitled “Kulturindustrie. Aufklärung als Massenbetrug” – “Culture Industry. Enlightenment as Mass Deception”. When Horkheimer and Adorno...
25.10.2011. | Raunig Gerald | Istorijski materijalizam
It is an effort to state that if there is indeed such a thing as an empire, which is highly debatable, the advent of this empire is driven by a specific mechanism, a specific organizing and socializing principle: capital. As capital(ism) becomes...
18.10.2011. | Sheikh Simon | Istorijski materijalizam
Tekst Guillaume Paolija, iako pomalo “raspršen” u pogledu svog fokusa t.j. temâ koje problematizuje, sadrži interesantne momente i donosi brojna interesantna zapažanja. U centru interesovanja autora nalazi se rad i različiti problemi povezani sa...
01.10.2011. | Paoli Guillaume | Istorijski materijalizam
Conceptually and historically, precarious work teeters between curious symmetries, at once public and private, both magnified as general social condition and yet perceived as personal failing, simultaneously an index of deregulation and the...
19.09.2011. | Mitropoulos Angela | Istorijski materijalizam
In current postfordist societies precarization as a process of social and economic destabilizing is no longer to be understood as a marginal phenomenon of society, no longer as “a-typical” or “abnormal”. Precarization has long since arrived in the...
05.09.2011. | Lorey Isabell | Istorijski materijalizam
Our starting question was why immaterial workers cannot constitute a subjectivity which frightens the existing political order today. In a second move we tried to reconstruct immaterial labour from the standpoint of the worker’s subjectivity that is...
21.08.2011. | Papadopoulos Dimitris, Tsianos Vassilis | Istorijski materijalizam