IAh207 Oct 3rd Conneticut Yankee

IAh207 Oct 3rd Conneticut Yankee - Bonked on the head by a...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
IAh207 Oct 2nd Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) Mostly known for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and the Adventures of Tom Sawyer Best selling book was the Innocent abroad. Connecticut Yankee (1889) Summary of Conneticut Yankee What is “Camelot” Site of domination via colonialism and imperialism Site of domination via slavery Site of domination via capital What is capitalism Monopolized ownership of the means of production System of wage labor, system where the laberor sells his/her own labor Karl marx dated capitilisms origin to the 16 th and 17 th centuries in Europe Capitilism is not free markets free trade and mercantilism the invention of money. Who is Hank Morgan? Literary Type: Yankee Pedler One of three American archetypes of humor,he is the man who makes his way by his wits and wiles, trading and bluffing his way to profit. SocioEconomic Type: The inside contractor Head superintendedant of 2000 men
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
Background image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Bonked on the head by a worker named Hercules Hank morgan therefore not a worker or proletarian. Nor is he precisely the capitalist, Samuel colt, who is boss. Hank is inbetween the two of them . Yankee inside contractor: contracts with the boss. Privately contracts with the workers 1 st :Patent Office (Ch.9,72) 2 nd :factories, and man factories (Ch.10,80) Unli mited power Ch.10,82 Bossing Ch.2,17 Ch.6,44 Taylorism Ch.22 Frederick Winslow Taylor Scientific management , also known as taylorism was a theory of management that analyzed and synthesized workflows. Its main objective was improving economic efficiency especially labor productivity. Taylor published two important books: Shop Management (1903) Change without violence Ch.14,121 Ch.40,399 Change = violence Ch.20,183 Anagogical Reading topias Utoptia- the perfect place, and , literally,no place...
View Full Document

Page1 / 3

IAh207 Oct 3rd Conneticut Yankee - Bonked on the head by a...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online