Objects and Values of Labor in Socialist Hungary

This week’s podcast is “Objects and Values of Labor in Socialist Hungary,” the second in REEES Fall Series Socialism: Past, Present, and Future.


Martha Lampland is a Professor of Sociology and Science Studies at the University of California, San Diego. She’s the author of two books The Object of Labor: Commodification in Socialist Hungary and The Value of Labor: The Science of Commodification in Hungary, 1920-1956 both published by the University of Chicago Press.


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