Myrlad of social Ideas
4 pages (1000 words)
Marx initially used the term alienation in the workplace and derived its definition on the same terms. One of its most important uses is in definition of “social alienation”. It has been found that alienation leads to various problems, including low productivity at work or school, absenteeism, depression, drug abuse, low political participation, high consumerism, and a litany of other social deviations (Bao, Zhou, and Zhou 990).