Huxley, Aldous: Brave New World

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Brave New World Aldous Huxley Society: Community, identity and stability (main aspects) are nearly perfect. Everybody belongs to one group of people: Alphas, Betas, Gammas, Deltas and Epsilons. Alphas are people with high abilities and knowledge. They work for example as scientists. Epsilons are the last group in this hierarchy. They can´t read and do low work. Epsilons are the only black group. If somebody is an Alpha or an Epsilon is decided by doctors when their life starts. All babies are made in bottles were chemicals influence their development. After the unbotteling electro shocks and sleep-teaching is used to condition the babies till they are 12. So nearly nobody asks why he isn t an Alpha, because this conditioning erases the real person. The identity is forced by Bokanovsky groups. This means that from one egg up to 94 twins are born. Nothing that can be compared with marriage does exist. So family life has disappeared. A drug called soma is used by everyone. It isn t illegal. But nobody of the lower classes knows that it is drug. Every day after the work they get their ration. This helps people to be happy all the time. This leads to the stability the world controller wants. Religion: The whole story is set in 632 A.F. (Anno Fordii). Henry Ford lived from 1863 to 1947. His book My Life and Work is like the Holy Bible in our days. The Fordson community singery building is like our church. And the T as a religious sign is like the crucifix. The T comes from Model ...

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