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... are the ones who most obviously make him do the work that he hates. Because labor is a valuable commodity, it is competitively bought and sold. For this reason, folks are reluctant to become too friendly with anyone in their field. Many people become alienated from their family and friends because they become consumed by their job. In short, production is not productive for the human spirit - it drains the life out of joyous people.
Calhoun, Craig, et al. Classical Sociological Theory. Malden: Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2004.
EFF Analysis of the Provisions of the USA Patriot Act. October 31, 2001. Electronic Frontier Foundation. February 15, 2004. http://www.eff.org/Privacy/Surveillance/Terrorism/20011031_eff_usa_patriot_analysis.html.
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