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  • The Changing Of The Government In 1984, By George Orwell

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    away, which stops individuals from making lasting impacts in society. In the novel 1984, the fictional government, Ingsoc, brainwashes the members of society so that their ideas match the radical ideas of Ingsoc. Ingsoc holds power over

  • Lord Of The Flies Language Analysis Essay

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    1984 Example: Power, R&O Language technique Effect Double think, Room 101, big brother, thought crime, 2+2=5, memory hole Concepts, representation The branch parties from the main branch was seen to represent as tools in ensuring their survival- brought intimidation, fear, skewed education and makes the party look bigger, thus making rebellion to be futile. Who controls the past controls the future; who controls the present controls the past Plosive consonant /Euphemism/parallel The party slogan

  • Literary Analysis On 1984 By George Orwell

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    Felics Sparks Madden LA Period 2 1 / 21 / 2016 Written Task 2 (SL) 1984 by George Orwell, published in 1948. Orwell uses the dystopian genre to conceive an exemplification of life in the future based on conformity, dependence of technology, and the absolute control of the state over the people, their rights, and their history. The dystopian genre has been classified to have constraints upon the structure of the storyline; variations of such plots come through in different ideas, but all adhere

  • Rhetorical Analysis Of 1984 By George Orwell

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    In this excerpt from 1984, by George Orwell, Winston Smith, a worker for the ministry of truth, has been caught for committing a thought crime and is being taken to room 101 for punishment. During the passage, Smith desperately tries to escape his punishment. Through the use of rhetorical devices such as repetition, imagery, and details, the tone of urgency is revealed In the excerpt, Orwell uses the rhetorical device of repetition in order to create suspense. For example, right before the rats

  • How Does Orwell Use Propaganda In 1984

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    The Party is constantly streaming propaganda into the lives of people living in Oceania and the things being said have been deemed to be the truth by the Party. The three slogans of the Party are, “War is Peace/Freedom is Slavery/Ignorance is Strength”. Big Brother is the symbolic figurehead of the Party who is equally significant as these slogans. Early in the morning, Winston reads these words above the entrance to the Ministry of Truth where he works and is now wondering if the Party will be in

  • Big Brother Is Watching By George Orwell Research Paper

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    Big Brother is always watching. Through spies, telescreens, and microphones, Big Brother is able to monitor every single movement and action of all of the citizens of Oceania throughout all hours of the day. Orwell describes the terrifying reality of the constant presence of the telescreens by saying, “The instrument (the telescreen, it was called) could be dimmed, but there was no way of shutting it off completely.” (Orwell,3). By stating the fact that the telescreens are not able to be turned off

  • The Maze Runner Analysis

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    George Orwell once wrote, “Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.” Historical events, laws, and art guide people and influence decisions. Culture, particularly literature, is heavily affected by outside circumstances. Lord of the Flies explores allusions to real-world situations through setting and characters, much like James Dashner’s The Maze Runner invokes analytical thought about the book's setting through the use of imagery and personal background

  • Role Of Government In 1984

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    In today’s society, we are used to the phrase “of the people, for the people” when thinking of our own government. A government who ultimately is in pursuit of our individual good. To the surprise of many, not all governments have the happiness of the subjects in mind. In fact, many ruling bodies have only their own selfish interests in their sights. This situation is depicted in the novel 1984 where the government is not for the good of the people, but instead is self-serving. The illustrated

  • The Role Of War In George Orwell's Wagged Arms

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    For many, the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of the word “war” is a cause, moreover fighting for beliefs or ethics that radically differ from the opposing side’s. However, a more universal similarity between wars, fiction or nonfiction, is economic gain. In 1984, The Eyre Affair, and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, the antagonist has the same motivation for the same action; each aim to start a major war in order to sell weapons that they produce, earning a substantial profit for

  • How Does Fahrenheit 451 Affect Society

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    In Ray Bradbury’s “Fahrenheit 451” Montag starts off as seemingly normal as he goes about his job, home life and inner conscious. As elements are introduced, it is clear that psychologically he has been trained to think a certain way and live his life as if it were written, or programmed. Ray Bradbury creates this world that seems to promote “sameness” in Montag’s society, and clearly discourages any deviation of one’s job or role in society. In the course of the story, Montag ‘sinner peace is interrupted