“The Future Encyclopedia of Luddism”

Title“The Future Encyclopedia of Luddism”
Year for Search2018
AuthorsCherry, Miriam A.
Secondary AuthorsDavies, William
Secondary TitleEconomic Science Fictions
Pagination327-40
Date Published2018
PublisherGoldsmiths Press
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsFemale author, US author
Annotation

Presented as an encyclopedia entry that begins with the actual Luddite movement of the earlier nineteenth century, which, instead of being defeated, is successful. Luddite councils are established in factories, then these expand into the political real, then worldwide. The Luddite’s history of successes is then followed to the twenty-fourth century. 

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Author Note

The female author is a professor of Law and Director of the William C. Wefel Center for Employment Law at Saint Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri.

Full Text

2018 Cherry, Miriam A. “The Future Encyclopedia of Luddism.” Economic Science Fictions. Ed. William Davies (London: Goldsmiths Press, 2018), 327-40. PSt

Presented as an encyclopedia entry that begins with the actual Luddite movement of the earlier nineteenth century, which, instead of being defeated, is successful. Luddite councils are established in factories, then these expand into the political real, then worldwide. The Luddite’s history of successes is then followed to the twenty-fourth century. The female author is a professor of Law and Director of the William C. Wefel Center for Employment Law at Saint Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri.