Analysis Of Aldous Huxley 's ' Brave New World '

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Martin Perez
Honors English 4
Mr. Valdez Period.5
March 21 2016

The advancement of science can progress throughout the years, it is the effect that will make a long lasting impression on humanity. In the novel Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, one sees the dystopian society in which the advancements of science have reigned supremacy over morals and human ethics. By the advancement of science throughout the Brave New World and the way it is implemented in their society one sees the effect on human individuals and notices the warnings Huxley tries to get through.
One scientific advancement that Huxley warns readers of is the advancement in biology. In the setting of Brave New World is set in, referred to as the reservation, the mass production of humans is aided by the Bokanovsky process. In this process, human beings are genetically created and made in laboratories. "... a bokanovskified egg will bud, will proliferate, will divide. From eight to ninety-six buds, and every bud will grow into a perfectly formed embryo, and every embryo into a full sized adult"( 4). One of the threats this poses is that no family structures exist in the Brave New World. Another threat that this process poses to society is that life is not really valued. "Murder kills only the individual and, after all what is an individual? With a sweeping gesture he indicated the rows of microscopes, the test-tubes, the incubators. We can make a new one with the greatest ease-as many as we…
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