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Read & Download The Scheme for Full Employment ✓ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ From Magnus Mills the acknowledged master of the working class dystopic parable—a genre he practically invented—a new work of comic geniusThe whole idea is simple yet so perfect men drive to and from strategically placed wWage for an honest day’s labor That it produces nothing does not obtain Our hero in Magnus Mills’ mesmerizing new work is a five year veteran of the Scheme he knows the best routes the easiest managers the uickest ways in and out Inevitably trouble begins to brew A woman arrives on the scene Some workers develop delivery sidelines And most disturbing of all not all participants are in agree. The book returns to Mills’s signature theme – the world of working class employment; in this case it also feels like an allegory for the 1970s the world of unions and arcane employment disputes and procedures as well as the rise of Thatcherism – the narrator and others are shocked by the appearance of a female inspector who dares to uestion the very foundations of the scheme and at one point associates it with “failed social experiments like free school milk”

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From Magnus Mills the acknowledged master of the working class dystopic parable a genre he practically invented a new work of comic geniusThe whole idea is simple yet so perfect men drive to and from strategically placed warehouses in Univans identical and serviceable vehicles transporting replacement parts forUnivans Gloriously self perpetuating the Scheme was designed to give an honest day’s. Around the time I read this book I was working as a truck driver Well I wasn't uite working as my job simply entailed a few uick deliveries on any given day This left me with nothing to do but sleep in my truck once my deliveries were done I probably worked two hours out of an eight hour work day everydayDuring this period I also visited an old high school friend and told him what I was doing for work A week later he mailed me a copy of Magnus Mills' The Scheme for Full Employment He said This book is about a truck driver who drives around all day doing nothing I think you'll like it He was right

Summary The Scheme for Full Employment

The Scheme for Full EmploymentMent There are “Flat Dayers” who believe the Scheme’s eight hour day is sacrosanct and inviolable and there are “Swervers” who fancy being let off a little early now and again Disagreement turns to argument argument to debate debate to outright schism Soon the Flat Dayers and Swervers have pushed the Scheme to the very brink of disasterand readers to the edge of their chairs in delight. uite uite amazing and horrific a humorous book explaining how to keep lots of people employed doing nothing but move stuff from place to place that has no use at all