Byproductive labor

  title={Byproductive labor},
  author={Shiloh Whitney},
  journal={Philosophy \& Social Criticism},
  pages={637 - 660}
My aim in this paper is to introduce a theory of affective labor as byproductive, a concept I develop through analysis of the phenomenology of various affective labor practices in dialog with feminist scholarship, both on gendered and racialized labor, and on affect and emotion. I motivate my theory in the context of literature on affective and emotional labor in philosophy and the social sciences, engaging the post-Marxist literature on affective and immaterial labor and emphasizing feminist… Expand
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