ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Workers Co-operatives-Some Conceptual and Empirical Issues

Workers' co-operatives do not constitute a 'new' perspective on socialism since they are as old as Utopian socialism. Moreover, they will have to continuously fight against the threat of co-option, and will not make substantial gains if not accompanied by transfer of state power from the capitalists to the workers.

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