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Unformatted text preview: 3) Capitalist exploit workers because the value produced by workers labor does not belong to them Use value labor time profit & exploitation The battle line Marx and alienation-Workers are external to their work because they don’t need it for survival, work does not primarily satisfy the needs of the worker, it satisfies needs external to the worker Why do we put up with it? :-Marx thinks the worker has a false consciousness-A states in capitalism where the proletariat do not truly understand their own exploitation and many even believe that capitalism benefits them...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course SOCY 100 taught by Professor Laureau during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.
- Fall '08