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In Praise of Idleness and Other Essays by Bertrand Russell


The Right to Be Lazy by Paul Lafargue


"Never work" -- Guy Debord

This page Work is part of the utility series. Illustration: Powerhouse mechanic working on steam pump, 1920
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This page Work is part of the utility series.
Illustration: Powerhouse mechanic working on steam pump, 1920

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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  • Manual labour, physical work done by people
  • Wage labour, in which a worker sells labor and an employer buys it
  • Employment, a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee
  • Labour economics, measure of the work done by human beings
  • Job, a regular activity performed in exchange for payment
  • Creative work, a manifestation of creative effort, in copyright law
  • Work (physics), the work done by, or energy transferred by, a force acting through a distance
  • Karma, or "deed" in Sanskrit, causes the cycle of cause and effect, or Saṃsāra, in Indian religions

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