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The Picket Line in the Digital Age

Joseph Cook -MPhil/PhD UCL Anthropology    @josephmcook

The following is the transcript from a talk given on Monday 26th February as part of a range of student-led teach-ins and debates at UCL Anthropology. The teach-ins were held in support of the ongoing industrial action by the University and College Union in protest against changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), seen by many as an attack on pensions.  The UCU predicted that these changes would leave the typical lecturer almost £10,000 a year worse off in retirement than under the current set-up. Picket lines were drawn across many departments at UCL, and a number of universities across the UK.

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The Picket Line in the Digital Age

In the digital age, work is no longer a place that you go, but a thing that you do.…

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ICT and Work : The United States at the Origin of the Dissemination of Digital Capitalism

Histoire et dynamique des espaces anglophones (ED4 – HDEA) – Travail, culture et société (TCS)

Date: 29 – 30 May 2013
Venue: Maison de la Recherche, 28 rue Serpente, 75006 Paris
Abstracts: ictandwork.blogspot.fr/
Registration: inscription.ictwork@gmail.com
Contribution: 30 euros (students 10 euros)
Wednesday 29 May

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