Workerism's Inimical Incursions: On Mario Tronti's Weberianism

  title={Workerism's Inimical Incursions: On Mario Tronti's Weberianism},
  author={Sara R. Farris},
  journal={Historical Materialism},
This article considers the engagement of Mario Tronti - one of the leading figures of classical Italian workerism [operaismo] - with the thought of Max Weber. Weber constituted one of Tronti’s most important cattivi maestri. By analysing Weber’s influence upon Tronti’s development, this article aims to show the ways in which this encounter affected his Marxism and political theory in general. In particular, during the period of the debate in Italian Marxism about the thesis of the autonomy of… 
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