Introduction: Working Class

  • Ron Scapp
  • Brian Seitz


99%? The numbers just don’t add up, since the complementary figure is far less than 1%, which leaves a lot more slop than any legitimate accountant might expect or be willing to sign off on. But since we’ve experienced a crisis that illuminates the material discrepancy of these percentages, let’s revisit some historical constellation points to help provide context.


Gated Community Work Class People Managerial Elite Social Welfare State Occupy Wall Street 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Stiegler, Bernard, For a New Critique of Political Economy, trans. Daniel Ross (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2010), p. 15.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Ron Scapp and Brian Seitz 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ron Scapp
  • Brian Seitz

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations