>>161128>It's what the PMC did to us, you know. They took our skills, our lore, and our dignity, and they reduced us to mere motion. Are you familiar with the term Taylorism?>Why are you trying to defend the actual perps who stole the special relation between the proles and the MoP and commoditized it?
Causing more brain drain as revenge against historic brain drain of the rank and file worker caused by Taylorism is not logical. It is stupid to purge all of the specialized, educated workforce and then re-train everyone else to do those things. It is much better to just train the rank and file for those specialized roles WITHOUT turning everyone who currently does such things under capitalism into lumpens.>Does your argument fail if you separate science (such as it is not simply capitalist reproduction) and management (which is nothing but)?
????? the fuck are you even talking about? Of course my argument still stands. People who posted here before you wanted to abolish scientists, not just science as it relates to management, stating that all of science just exists to help cops oppress proles and shit. I'm saying that's kinda dumb.>In the USA, doctors are upper pb or lower elite. As much as neoliberals hate thinking about it, humans have relations outside the point of production. Vulgar materialism reinforces neoliberal thought and one has to be careful.
Neoliberals aren't materialist, why would materialism reinforce neoliberal thought?>That post was arguing against the use of doctors QUA CLINICIANS as a defense of doctors QUA MANAGERS. Almost all the anti-PMC arguments itt depend on that sleight-of-hand.>That post was arguing against the use of doctors QUA CLINICIANS as a defense of doctors QUA MANAGERS. Almost all the anti-PMC arguments itt depend on that sleight-of-hand.
It was an argument against someone stating it's not possible for people to do surgery without specialized training, and that they personally would prefer for his doctor to have specialized knowledge relevant to the procedure rather than just being a rando with a knife who wants to cut them open. In this context, yes, it is absolutely an argument against doctors and not aPost too long. Click here to view the full text.