Brave New World

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  • Brave New World Analysis

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    In Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, he portrays the future as an isolated society, based off of stability and rigid order in order to avoid conflict and ensure continuous happiness. The citizens’ naive willingness to comply with a society that promises them eternal contentment is an attitude that has been conditioned in them since birth, in a manner in which our society may consider as cruel or unusual. After John, the Savage, an outsider of this society, comes to realize the truth behind the manipulation

  • The Brave New World Essay

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    The Brave New World has a lot of complexity and topics that are still relevant in the 21st Century. Throughout the novel one of the themes that caught my attention was how the World State uses social programing to structure their society. The society is being taught not to think about change, follow orders, have a sexual life, and be happy by using soma. Sexuality is all over the book to the point were it got uncomfortable. The following quote explains how Fanny is having a conversation with Lenina

  • Juxtaposition In Brave New World

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    In Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, Huxley uses the comparison of two places, the Savage Reservation and London, to build the backbone of the novel. The Savage Reservation and London are used to show two extremes that society has created in Huxley’s novel, these two extremes convey the uncivilized manner of what is seen as savage and the machine-like, futuristic cleanliness. The juxtaposition of the Savage Reservation and London strangely bring both locations into focus for the reader. Although

  • Brave New World Symbolism

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    The authors of Brave New World, Aldous Huxley, and August 2026: There Will Come Soft Rains, Ray Bradbury, use personification, imagery, and symbolism to help the reader better understand their work. Huxley uses these literary elements to prove his point that science can sometimes be used in the wrong ways. Bradbury uses these elements in order to prove that humans aren't needed for basic machines to function properly. The use of these literary elements further prove the bigger picture embedded within

  • Existentialism In Brave New World

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    The world is a simple place but often at times, it seems more complicated than it really is. People exist in a world where others do not know of them because the world is so big. Existentialism is the belief that a person creates one’s self with the influence of external factors. However, more importantly, it is how a person is able to cope with these factors that allow a person to live their life. Existentialism is a key factor that is prominent throughout the story. The main characters in the book

  • Hedonism In Brave New World

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    Approaching world turmoil in 1931, Aldous Huxley—an author with uncanny foresight—wrote Brave New World, a dystopian novel with a similar conjecture as Einstein’s: technology was degrading humanity at an exponential rate, and the world would soon be devoid of the great trifecta—religion, art, and yes, even the the backbone of technological advancement, science—resulting in a universe egregiously lacking substance. The edifice of Huxley’s society and argument is constructed upon the World State’s motto

  • Summary Of ' Brave New World '

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    Brave New World Chapter Abstract: are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events (what is happening in the story) and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects (who is in these chapters and what are they doing). Chapter 1 & 2: The novel opens in the Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Centre. The year is 632 A.F. (632 years “after Ford”). The Director of Hatcheries and Conditioning is giving some students

  • Brave New World Conformity

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    Conformity: To Not Be Your True Self In Aldous Huxley’s novel Brave New World, Huxley creates a futuristic world governed by conformity and submission to society. Citizens of this World State are conditioned to follow a set lifestyle determined at birth in order to create a stable civilization. However, there is still some form of individuality in each person, specifically in the characters Bernard, Lenina, and Linda. Within each of these characters, their difference in personality does not fit

  • Brave New World Analysis

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    “Brave New World,” written brilliantly by Aldous Huxley, is contrasting life lead by ignorance and bliss with life characterized by hardship and passion.Huxley writes about a man by the name of John who not only gets to experience two entirely opposite lifestyles, but is able to decide which one is worth living. Though John was born an uncivilized savage, he is taken from his home at the reservation to the society of this dystopian (or utopian, depending on how one views ignorance) society where

  • Brave New World Analysis

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    In Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World, Bernard Marx discovers the vivid emotion of nature through his visit to the Savage Reservation, America’s last remnant of unadulterated wilderness and humanity in a bleak, dystopian world. Writing critically on society, Huxley comments on the degradation of morals, and the rise of a superfluous and perpetually distracted, albeit technologically advanced, world, amid the dying influence of nature. Similarly, in his 2008 book, Last Child in the Woods, Richard Louv