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Definition of Relations of Production

(noun) The relationship between the owners of the means of production and laborers.

Relations of Production Pronunciation

  • IPA Pronunciation
    • American English
      • /rəˈleɪʃ(ə)nz əv prəˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /rəˈleɪʃ(ə)nz ə prəˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /rəˈleɪʃ(ə)nz əv proʊˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /rəˈleɪʃ(ə)nz ə proʊˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /riˈleɪʃ(ə)nz əv prəˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /riˈleɪʃ(ə)nz ə prəˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /riˈleɪʃ(ə)nz əv proʊˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
      • /riˈleɪʃ(ə)nz ə proʊˈdəkʃ(ə)n/
    • British English
      • /rᵻˈleɪʃnz ɒv prəˈdʌkʃn/
      • /rᵻˈleɪʃnz əv prəˈdʌkʃn/
      • /rᵻˈleɪʃnz ə prəˈdʌkʃn/
  • Syllabification: (re·la·tions of pro·duc·tion)

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Reference

Poulantzas, Nicos. 1973. “On Social Classes.” New Left Review 78.

Works Consulted

Bilton, Tony, Kevin Bonnett, Pip Jones, David Skinner, Michelle Stanworth, and Andrew Webster. 1996. Introductory Sociology. 3rd ed. London: Macmillan.

Oxford University Press. (N.d.) Oxford Dictionaries. (https://www.oxforddictionaries.com/).

Ravelli, Bruce, and Michelle Webber. 2016. Exploring Sociology: A Canadian Perspective. 3rd ed. Toronto: Pearson.

Wikipedia contributors. (N.d.) Wiktionary, The Free Dictionary. Wikimedia Foundation. (http://en.wiktionary.org).

Cite the Definition of Relations of Production

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “relations of production.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/relations-of-production/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

relations of production. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/relations-of-production/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “relations of production.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/relations-of-production/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“relations of production.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/relations-of-production/>.