Brave New World : Society

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In modern USA, citizens are constantly dealing with an unfair and an unstable society. As the novel, Brave New World predicts what the future may hold, modern USA may show many similarities but also many differences. Differences such as the use of drugs, pleasure or self- indulgences, and technological advances. In the novel, society follows a system in which the higher level people get treated with more respect, almost like in modern USA. As society in Brave New World focuses on unity, stability, and identity, modern people focus on love, family, and success. Brave New World has five castes, Alpha, Beta, Gamme, Delta, and Epsilon. Gamme, Delta, and Epsilon go through the Bokanovsky Process. The Bokanovsky Process involves the shocking of an egg so that it can multiply up to ninety-six identical embryos. Alphas and Betas never undergo the Bokanovsky Process because they are the brains of the society and make important decision. Alphas include jobs such as message writers, psychologists, directors, and world controllers. Betas include people like nurses and mechanics. Gammes, Deltas, and Epsilons normally work as butlers, soma production workers, and liftmen. As most of the men kept busy and worked, the women were to walk around and have sexual interactions with anyone who would accept them so that they could produce eggs. In modern USA many years ago men were the only ones who were to work. The woman were to stay at home and keep things running, along with taking care
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