scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,481
Manipulative Societies The books Brave New World by Aldrous Huxley and 1984 by George Orwell are alike because they have comparable organizations By using brainwashing techniques censorship and the obliteration of history the leaders in Brave New World and 1984 control the thoughts and recollections of the people in their societies Without using these techniques the societies being controlled could not exist because the people would not be disciplined like they needed to be The citizens in these societies are slaves of the leaders but cannot resist or do anything to change things for themselves Chiefly brainwashing was essential to accomplish while the children were young because then it would ensure that they would grow up to be model citizens in the society Principally love was disallowed in both societies by the virtue that it would cause problems Fights would begin over relationships that would cause uncertainty that was not needed in the society When the citizens Brave New World were young they were involved in sexual games that would introduce them to sex and portray it as something casual this little boy seems rather reluctant to join in the ordinary erotic play Brave New World pg 30 As they got older they were not able to know love or would not be able to distinguish it from sex so it became the norm to have everyone In 1984 marriages were allowed but on the grounds that the two people getting married were not in love They wanted the people to feel like they were only getting married to be of service to the party when their children were set up working with the Spies growing up to be pawns for the Party The one they were supposed to love was Big Brother You must love Big Brother It is not enough to obey him you must love him
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA