Brave new world

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Huxley's story shows a futuristic World State where all emotion, love, art, and human individuality have been replaced by social stability. An ominous warning to the world's population, this literary classic is a must-read.
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Grouped Work ID 53f67770-2e7f-26f4-e1ed-cdf1d1ec03d9
Grouping Title brave new world
Grouping Author huxley aldous
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auth_author2 York, Michael, 1939-, York, Michael, 1942-, York, Michael.
author Huxley, Aldous.
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display_description Towering classic of dystopian satire, BRAVE NEW WORLD is a brilliant and terrifying vision of a soulless society--and of one man who discovers the human costs of mindless conformity. Hundreds of years in the future, the World Controllers have created an ideal civilization. Its members, shaped by genetic engineering and behavioral conditioning, are productive and content in roles they have been assigned at conception. Government-sanctioned drugs and recreational sex ensure that everyone is a happy, unquestioning consumer; messy emotions have been anesthetized and private attachments are considered obscene. Only Bernard Marx is discontented, developing an unnatural desire for solitude and a distaste for compulsory promiscuity. When he brings back a young man from one of the few remaining Savage Reservations, where the old unenlightened ways still continue, he unleashes a dramatic clash of cultures that will force him to consider whether freedom, dignity, and individuality are worth suffering for.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Brainwashing -- Fiction, Collectivism -- Fiction, Compact discs -- Fiction, Control (Psychology) -- Fiction, Culture -- Fiction, Dystopias, Genetic engineering -- Fiction, Passivity (Psychology) -- Fiction, Political fiction, Propaganda -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Science -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Fiction, Science and state -- Fiction, Science fiction, Sound recording, Totalitarianism -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display Brave new world : a novel
title_full Brave New World, Brave new world / Aldous Huxley, Brave new world / by Aldous Huxley with an introduction by John Sutherland, Brave new world : a novel / Aldous Huxley ; with a foreword for this edition, Brave new world [compact disc] / Aldous Huxley, Brave new world [compact disc] / by Aldous Huxley, Brave new world [electronic resource] / Aldous Huxley
title_short Brave new world :
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