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foreman

the principal juror, male or female, who presides at the deliberations of a jury.
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the new foremanship, meaning that workers should be treated as human
Giving Clyde a minor foremanship without real authority, Samuel helps "to create a prestigious pseudoidentity" (p.
Thus, while supervision, foremanship, mid-management, and routine work will not literally vanish, they will shrink, as they are absorbed by teams or automated, or both.