Information, Social Relations and the Economics of High Technology

  • MichaelĀ Perelman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
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  3. Michael Perelman
    Pages 47-89
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    Pages 90-140
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 211-242

About this book

Introduction

A discussion of various types of capitalism and the evolution of the firm. The book examines the concept of the firm in the context of class conflict and considers markets as an impediment to economic process. Finally the book examines the use of computer software as a public good.

Keywords

capitalism conflict economics information labour production science and technology software

Authors and affiliations

  • MichaelĀ Perelman
    • 1
  1. 1.California State UniversityChicoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-11161-9
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-11163-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-11161-9
  • About this book