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Aronowitz, Stanley

Overview
Works: 110 works in 534 publications in 2 languages and 20,897 library holdings
Genres: History  Abstracts  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator for written text, Host, Contributor
Classifications: HN90.S6, 301.44420973
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Most widely held works about Stanley Aronowitz
 
Most widely held works by Stanley Aronowitz
False promises; the shaping of American working class consciousness by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the historical development of the working class with particular emphasis on modern changes in working class consciousness that have given rise to widespread discontent with the role and life of the worker in America
Education under siege : the conservative, liberal, and radical debate over schooling by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public spending on education is under attack. In this challenging book Aronowitz and Giroux examine the thinking behind that attack in the USA and in other industrialized countries
How class works : power and social movement by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering a revision of conventional wisdom, Stanley Aronowitz demonstrates that class remains a potent force in the United States. Aronowitz shows that class need not be understood simply in terms of socioeconomic stratification, but rather as the power of social groups to make a difference. He explains that social groups from different economic and political positions become ruling classes when they make demands that change the course of history. For instance, labour movements, environmental activists and feminists have engaged in class struggles as their demands for power reconfigured the social order. The emerging global justice movements - comprised of activists from heterogeneous social and political backgrounds - also show potential for class formation
The crisis in historical materialism : class, politics, and culture in Marxist theory by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

27 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science as power : discourse and ideology in modern society by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

27 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and technology as hegemony; Science as social relations; The scientific theory of society; Engels and the return to epistemology; The Frankfurt school: science and technology as ideology; Habermas: the retreat from the critique; Marxism as positive science; Soviet science: the scientific and technological revolution
The jobless future : sci-tech and the dogma of work by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jobless Future challenges beliefs in the utopian promise of a knowledge-based, high-technology economy. Reviewing a vast body of encouraging literature about the postindustrial age, Aronowitz and DiFazio conclude that neither theory, history, nor contemporary evidence warrants optimism about a technological economic order. Instead, they demonstrate the shift toward a massive displacement of employees at all levels and a large-scale degradation of the labor force. As they clearly chart a major change in the nature, scope, and amount of paid work, the authors suggest that notions of justice and the good life based on full employment must change radically as well. They close by proposing alternatives to our dying job culture that might help us sustain ourselves and our well-being in a science- and technology-based economic future. One alternative discussed is reducing the workday to fewer hours without reducing pay
The knowledge factory : dismantling the corporate university and creating true higher learning by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Americans can't get a good education for love or money. So argues Stanley Aronowitz in this look at the structure and curriculum of higher education. Universities have made bottom-line management, fund-raising, and private partnerships with corporations priorities over their obligations to educate students. And as Aronowitz clearly shows, when universities do get around to the task of teaching, they approach students as customers who need credentials."--Jacket
Roll over Beethoven : the return of cultural strife by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postmodern education : politics, culture, and social criticism by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction : class, race, and gender in educational politics--Textual authority, culture, and the politics of literacy--Postmodernism and the discorse of educational criticism--Cultural politics, reading formations, and the role of teachers as public intellectuals--Border pedagogy in the age of postmodernism--The punishment of disciplines : cultural studies and the transformation of legitimate knowledge--Working-class displacements and postmodern representations--Conclusion : postmodernism as politics--Beyond difference as technological utopianism and cultural separatism
The politics of identity : class, culture, social movements by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Politics of Identity, Stanley Aronowitz offers provocative analysis of the complex interactions of class, politics, and culture. Beginning with the premise that culture is constitutive of class identities, he demonstrates that while feminist analyses of both racial and gay movements have discussed these components of culture, class contributions to cultural identity have yet to be fully examined. In these essays, he uses class as a category for cultural analysis, ranging over issues of ethnicity, race and gender, portrayals of class and culture
Working class hero : a new strategy for labor by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

12 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technoscience and cyberculture by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technoculture is culture--such is the proposition posited in Technoscience and Cyberculture, arguing that technology's permeation of the cultural landscape has so irrevocably reconstituted this terrain that technology emerges as the dominant discourse in politics, medicine and everyday life. The problems addressed in Technoscience and Cyberculture concern the ways in which technology and science relate to one another and organize, orient and effect the landscape and inhabitants of contemporary culture
Food, shelter, and the American dream by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death and rebirth of American radicalism by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Death and Rebirth of American Radicalism, Stanley Aronowitz describes the conditions for a revival of the U.S. radical movement. How, he asks, has conservatism staged such a remarkable recovery since the turbulent 1960s? Aronowitz asserts that the left is in trouble because it has "lost" the culture and political wars of previous decades. To win future battles, he argues, the next Left must not envision merely more equality or opportunity, but develop a radical democratic movement that seeks a solution to the economic, political and cultural crisis of our time
Post-work : the wages of cybernation by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In <STRONG></STRONG><STRONG> Post-Work </STRONG>, Stanley Aronowitz and Jonathan Cutler have collected essays from a variety of scholars to discuss the dreary future of work. The introduction, The Post-Work Manifesto, , provides the framework for a radical reappraisal of work and suggests an alternative organization of labor. The provocative essays that follow focus on specific issues that are key to our reconceptualization of the notion and practice of work, with coverage of the fight for shorter hours, the relationship between school and work, and the role of welfare,
Just around the corner : the paradox of the jobless recovery by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

12 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Taking it big : C. Wright Mills and the making of political intellectuals by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here, a leading thinker provides an expansive account of a radical sociologist increasingly seen as a key figure in 20th-century American intellectual and political life
Dead artists, live theories, and other cultural problems by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these far-reaching essays, Stanley Aronovitz examines some of the crucial cultural shifts associated with the crisis of modernity. Against the predominant view that Great Art possesses intrinsic aesthetic value, the author contends that aesthetics has itself been surpassed. In the introductory essay, Aronowitz argues aesthetics, like mathematics education, is a powerful sorting machine to preserve the hierarchical system of cultural and economic privilege. In his essays of Bakhtin and Williams, he stresses that their work shows literary and other artistic works as forms of social knowled
Paradigm lost : state theory reconsidered( Book )

13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The jobless future by Stanley Aronowitz( Book )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charting a major change in the nature of paid work in the United States. This widely reviewed and highly successful book examines the job market of tomorrow. Aronowitz and DiFazio take you behind the headlines to challenge the idea that a high-tech economy will provide high-paying jobs for all who want them. Instead, they demonstrate that we're more likely to see continued layoffs and job displacement.--Publisher website
 
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How class works : power and social movement
Alternative Names
Stanley Aronowitz American sociologist

Stanley Aronowitz Amerikaans socioloog

아로노위츠, 스탠리

Languages
English (330)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Education under siege : the conservative, liberal, and radical debate over schoolingHow class works : power and social movementThe crisis in historical materialism : class, politics, and culture in Marxist theoryScience as power : discourse and ideology in modern societyThe jobless future : sci-tech and the dogma of workThe knowledge factory : dismantling the corporate university and creating true higher learningRoll over Beethoven : the return of cultural strifePostmodern education : politics, culture, and social criticism