[OPE-L:5089] the creation of labour-power

Gerald Levy (glevy@pratt.edu)
Wed, 21 May 1997 14:01:36 -0700 (PDT)

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Mike W wrote in [OPE-L:5084]:

> My point is simply that since L-P is not produced as
> a Commodity, its 'production' (in fact 'creation') is not subject to the
> social imperative of the Value economy, even though the household
> necessities required for its creation are, of course, bought in as
> Commodities, using the income generated by its sale as if it were a
> Commodity.

What, then, determines the "creation" of labour-power within the
capitalist mode of production?

In solidarity, Jerry