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Saturday, August 17th 2013, 8:37am

Peter Joseph - Where are we now

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The aim of this new social design is to free humanity
from the repetitive, mundane and arbitrary occupational roles

I have a problem with the translation of "arbitrary occupational roles". Which is the exact meaning of "arbitrary" in this context?

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Sunday, August 18th 2013, 12:27am

In portuguese we have 'arbitrário', so it solves the issue of having to find a word. It means 'that acts in its own will, without following pre-established rules'. I wonder now if that is what it means in english too; sometimes they don't correspond quite well.
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