Definition of Means of Production
Examples of Means of Production
Means of Production Pronunciation
Syllabification: means of pro·duc·tion
- American English – /mEEnz uhv pruh-dUHk-shuhn/
- British English – /mEEnz UHv pruh-dUHk-shuhn/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /minz ʌv prəˈdʌkʃən/
- British English – /miːnz ɒv prəˈdʌkʃən/
- The means of production and the relations to production taken together are called the mode of production.
- Word origin of “means” and “production” – Online Etymology Dictionary: etymonline.com
- Heilbroner, Robert L. 1980. Marxism: For and Against. New York: Norton.
- Sowell, Thomas. 1985. Marxism: Philosophy and Economics. New York: Morrow.
- Durkheim, Emile
- mode of production
- relations to production
- Marx, Karl
- Weber, Max
Bilton, Tony, Kevin Bonnett, Pip Jones, David Skinner, Michelle Stanworth, and Andrew Webster. 1996. Introductory Sociology. 3rd ed. London: Macmillan.
Dillon, Michele. 2014. Introduction to Sociological Theory: Theorists, Concepts, and their Applicability to the Twenty-First Century. 2nd ed. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
Ferrante, Joan. 2011a. Seeing Sociology: An Introduction. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
Ferrante, Joan. 2011b. Sociology: A Global Perspective. 7th ed. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
Ferris, Kerry, and Jill Stein. 2010. The Real World: An Introduction to Sociology. 2nd ed. New York: Norton.
Henslin, James M. 2012. Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach. 10th ed. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.
Merriam-Webster. (N.d.) Merriam-Webster Dictionary. (http://www.merriam-webster.com/).
Oxford University Press. (N.d.) Oxford Dictionaries. (https://www.oxforddictionaries.com/).
Stewart, Paul, and Johan Zaaiman, eds. 2015. Sociology: A Concise South African Introduction. Cape Town: Juta.
Thorpe, Christopher, Chris Yuill, Mitchell Hobbs, Sarah Tomley, and Marcus Weeks. 2015. The Sociology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained. London: Dorling Kindersley.
Wikipedia contributors. (N.d.) Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation. (https://en.wikipedia.org/).
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “means of production.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved July 28, 2021 (https://sociologydictionary.org/means-of-production/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
means of production. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/means-of-production/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “means of production.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed July 28, 2021. https://sociologydictionary.org/means-of-production/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“means of production.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 28 Jul. 2021. <https://sociologydictionary.org/means-of-production/>.