Jack Foner

Michael Yates mikey+ at SPAMpitt.edu
Fri Dec 17 10:08:54 MST 1999



Jose,

Send me your address (off list) and I'll try to make you a copy sometime
over the holidays.

Michael

"Jose G. Perez" wrote:
>
> >> I recommend Perlo's masterful article
> debunking productivity measures in an article in Science & Society many
> years ago.  I'll try to find the cite if anyone is interested.  It shows
> clearly that the measure of overall productivity is pretty much devoid
> of meaning.<<
>
> Yes please! And if someone can help me figure out how to actually get a
> copy, I'd really appreciate it.
>
> José
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Yates <mikey+ at pitt.edu>
> To: marxism at lists.panix.com <marxism at lists.panix.com>
> Date: Thursday, December 16, 1999 1:34 PM
> Subject: Re: Jack Foner
>
> >The old lefties are dying fast.  We should remember them.  The Foners:
> >what an amazing family!  I would have been very proud to be a member.
> >Thanks for the post, Louis.
> >
> >BTW, it was noted here recently that another old leftie, economist Vic
> >Perlo, has died.  There has been discussion on the subject of
> >productivity on various lists.  I recommend Perlo's masterful article
> >debunking productivity measures in an article in Science & Society many
> >years ago.  I'll try to find the cite if anyone is interested.  It shows
> >clearly that the measure of overall productivity is pretty much devoid
> >of meaning.
> >
> >Michael Yates
> >
> >Louis Proyect wrote:
> >>
> >> [Jack Foner died yesterday. This is a storied CP family, which includes
> his
> >snip
> >









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