brave new world, compare and contrast character Essay examples

2148 Words Mar 14th, 2014 9 Pages
Henry For as God

It makes sense that Ford is their God because the society in Brave New World moves away from culture and identity towards total technological efficiency. Ford is the father of modern automobiles and of production technology, he represent all things scientific and efficient making him a suitable symbol for them to “worship”. Ford is to their scientific society what God is to a cultural one. I believe Huxley chose Ford to become the closest thing to God in Brave New World because he was made progressive in his developments and in his treatment of his employees (they enjoyed working for him and got paid well), just like the new world is very developed, every person loves what they do, they do not have stress and are
…show more content…
Example: When Bernard admires the nature and Leina tells him that it is pointless and does not appeal to her- this shows two different people. Leina enjoys all things that she was conditioned to like golf, the theater (anything that cost money) which benefits the economy. Yet, Bernard taking a liking to the nature shows a failure in the conditioning because they were taught to hate flowers. Flowers do not provide the World State with money. I do believe that there is flaws because if people started to explore like Bernard they might find an interest in things (nature) that do not benefit the World States economy. I also think that their conditioning for their economy is a strong system because the World State is stable meaning everyone is happy living a perfect life. Isn’t that what we all want?
Questions: Would you want to step foot in Bernard’s shoes to admire the beauty of nature or be conditioned to hate it? How do you think the economy in Brave New World would collapse?

Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta, Epsilon

There is a need for these levels of existence in Brave New World for economic stability. They have this caste system to ensure every role and job in society is filled with hard workers. In each “social class” the people love every aspect of their lives making them put 100% effort into each task they do, creating a great world and even better economy. I think we would fall as alphas in
Open Document