This note is about the idea of 'work' or labour (cf. with the mirror concept of leisure).

Srnicek, Nick, and Alex Williams. Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work. Brooklyn: Verso Books, 2015.

H. G. Wells wrote about work in The War of the Worlds

John Maynard Keynes forecast in 1930 that labour-saving technologies will lead to a 15-hour workweek when his grandchildren came of age.

Nonhuman Work

Police dogs, horses, etc.