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Fuchs, Christian (2015)
Publisher: Routledge
Languages: English
Types: Part of book or chapter of book
Subjects: UOW9
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    • 4 Bill Livant, “The Audience Commodity: On the 'Blindspot' Debate.” Canadian Journal of Political and Social Theory 3, no. 1 (1979): 91-106.
    • 5 For a detailed discussion see: Christian Fuchs, “Dallas Smythe Today - The Audience Commodity, The Digital Labour Debate, Marxist Political Economy and Critical Theory. Prolegomena to a Digital Labour Theory of Value.” tripleC: Capitalism, Communication & Critique 10, no. 2 (2012b): 692-740.
    • 6 Fuchs (2012b), “Dallas Smythe Today”. Christian Fuchs, Digital Labour and Karl Marx (New York: Routledge, 2014a). Christian Fuchs, Social Media: A Critical Introduction (London: Sage, 2014c)
    • 7 For an overview see the contributions in: Trebor Scholz, ed. Digital Labour: The Internet as Playground and Factory (New York: Routledge, 2013).
    • 8 Dallas W. Smythe, “Reality as Presented by Television,” in Counterclockwise. Perspectives on Communication (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1994), 66.
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    • 11 Ibid., 6.
    • 12 Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James. The Power of Women and the Subversion of Community (Bristol: Falling Wall Press, 1972), 30. See also: Zillah Eisenstein, “Developing a Theory of Capitalist Patriarchy and Socialist Feminism,” in Capitalist Patriarchy and the Case for Socialist Feminism, ed. Zillah R. Eisenstein, 5-40. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1979. Maria Mies, Patriarchy & Accumulation on a World Scale. Women in the International Division of Labour (London: Zed Books, 1986),
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    • 14 Ibid., 167.
    • 15 Ibid., 169.
    • 16 Ibid., 170.
    • 17 Richard Maxwell, “The Image is Gold: Value, the Audience Commodity, and Fetishism.” Journal of Film and Video 43, no. 1-2 (1991), 40.
    • 18 Eileen Meehan, “Ratings and the Institutional Approach. A Third Answer to the Commodity Question.” Critical Studies in Mass Communication 1, no. 2 (1984): 216-225. Bolin, Göran. Value and the Media. Cultural Production and Consumption in Digital Markets (Farnham: Ashgate, 2011).
    • 19 Murdock (1978), “Blindspots about Western Marxism”.
    • 20 Graham Murdock, “Commodities and Commons,” in The Audience Commodity in a Digital Age. Revisiting a Critical Theory of Commercial Media, ed. Lee McGuigan and Vincent Manzerolle (New York: Peter Lang, 2014), 229-44.
    • 21 Christian Fuchs, “Labor in Informational Capitalism and on the Internet.” The Information Society 26, no. 3 (2010): 179-96. Adam Arvidsson, and Eleanor Colleoni, “Value in Informational Capitalism and on the Internet.” The Information Society 28, no. 3 (2012): 135-50. Christian Fuchs. ”With or Without Marx? With or Without Capitalism? A Rejoinder to Adam Arvidsson and Eleanor Colleoni.” tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique: Journal for a Global Sustainable Information Society 10, no. 2 (2012c): 633-45.
    • 22 Mark Andrejevic, “Exploitation in the data mine,” in Internet and Surveillance. The Challenges of Web 2.0 and Social Media, ed. Christian Fuchs, Kees Boersma, Anders Albrechtslund, and Marisol Sandoval, 71-88. New York: Routledge, 2012. Eran Fisher, “How Less Alienation Creates More Exploitation.” tripleC: Communication, Capitalism & Critique 10, no. 2 (2012): 171-83.
    • 23 For an overview discussion see: Fuchs (2012b), “Dallas Smythe Today”. Fuchs, Social Media: A Critical Introduction, 2014c.
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    • 27 See: Jenny Chan, “A Suicide Survivor: The Life of a Chinese Worker.” New Technology, Work and Employment 28, no. 2 (2013): 84- 99. Jenny Chan, Ngai Pun, and Mark Selden, “The Politics of Global Production: Apple, Foxconn and China's New Working Class.” New Technology, Work and Employment 28, no. 2 (2013): 100-115. Ngai Pun, and Jenny Chan, “Global Capital, the State, and Chinese Workers: The Foxconn Experience.” Modern China 38, no. 4 (2012): 383-410.
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