The Commodification of Online Cooperation

Authors

  • Joshua Sperber

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-072-06-2020-10_4

Keywords:

Capitalism, Internet, Labor, Media, Political Economy, Movements

Abstract

The story of the consumer's involvement in the sphere of production is not new, as consumers have been providing unpaid labor to and otherwise subsidizing capitalism since at least the mid–twentieth century. Yet, as the economy has evolved so too have the scope and complexity of consumer work.

Published

2020-11-02

Issue

Section

Articles