[OPE-L:483] Re: abstract labor & interpretation

jones/bhandar (djones@uclink.berkeley.edu)
Wed, 15 Nov 1995 09:19:52 -0800

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In my last post, I paraphrased Postone thusly: "Under capitalism, labor
appears as the only way to consume what one does not produce. Labor alone
seems to be the means to one's FAMILY COMPUSLSION. (161) Security and
survival then seem to depend wholly on ever greater exertions of abstract

FAMILY COMPULSION should read family's consumption.