- Manifest Functions: About the compensations (Allows you to make a living), Often
the main reason people go to work.!
- Latent Functions: More diverse than manifest functions such as feeling value, and
Intro to Capitalism and Work Under Capitalism
What does this tell me about the ideas of freedom, democracy and equality? (Perhaps an exam
question keep in mind throughout the course). What are the implications of this? Do I agree
with it? Wh
What is Work?
"An activity that provides socially and economically valued service." Paid work - we tend to
think about monetary value
How does the activity transform things?
Often, work involves transforming raw material into something valuable