Alienated Labor Research Paper

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Nick Ryan Week 7 Alienated Labor Alienated Labor appears to happen when people don’t find satisfaction in their work and aren’t fairly compensated enough for their work to allow them to enjoy life. They seem to lack the feeling of a job well done and the pride in self that comes from doing a job well. Jurgis had that feeling, when he was in his home country of Lithuania. He lived and worked on land that his family owned and he had a sense of pride in himself because he was a hard worker. He believed that he could come to America and work hard and provide his extended family a good life. Jurgis came to America with his family and discovered Capitalism. Jobs were hard to come by and even harder to keep, as there were many
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