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The employment relation and spatial division of labor: a hypothesis

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The relationship between labor and capital is one of mutual antagonism and interdependence. Conflict occurs between labor and capital over control of the production process and conditions of employment. However, both classes need one another in order to produce and sustain a livelihood. Spatial decentralization of production and the division of labor can be interpreted as an explicit bargaining strategy of the firm designed to control the power of labor and reinforce the authority of capital....

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Research group:
Transformations: Economy, Society and Place
Oxford college:
St Peter's College
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Funding agency for:
Clark, G
Grant:
SES 7909370
Publisher:
Routledge
Journal:
Annals of the Association of Amerian Geographers Journal website
Volume:
71
Issue:
13
Pages:
412-424
Publication date:
1981-01-01
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EISSN:
1467-8306
ISSN:
0004-5608
Language:
English
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Local pid:
ora:1895
Deposit date:
2008-05-02

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