Bullshit Jobs

A Theory

David Graeber

Publisher: Penguin, 2018, 333 pages

ISBN: 978-1-141-98347-9

Keywords: Human Resources

Last modified: Feb. 24, 2021, 10:10 a.m.

The rise of pointless work and what we can do about it.

  1. What is a Bullshit Job?
  2. What Sorts of Bullshit Jobs Are There?
  3. Why Do Those in Bullshit Jobs Regularly Report Themselves Unhappy?
  4. What is it Like to Have a Bullshit Job?
  5. Why Are Bullshit Jobs Proliferating?
  6. Why Do We as a Society Not Object to the Growth of Pointless Employement?
  7. What Are the Political Effects of Bullshit Jobs, and is There Anything That Can Be Done About This Situation?