scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 826
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley depicts a utopian community with a futuristic society developed through genetic engineering and controlled by neural conditioning with mind-altering drugs and a manipulative media system The extremes that Huxleys society demonstrates seem profound and ridiculous upon reading and many Americans could not ever imagine living like that However in reality modern American society may not be quite as far off as some would like to think Perhaps the most obvious comparisons that can be made between Huxleys utopia and Modern American Society are all in relation to procreation Modern society supports the concept of marriage between a man and a woman to produce offspring as a result of intercourse Many view birth as a miraculous and joyous event always to be remembered In Huxleys utopian community families do not exist and if a woman was ever caught bearing a child she would be exiled Instead reproduction occurs in the Central London Hatchery and Conditioning Center which is a production factory that produces human beings Huxleys utopia has taken artificial reproduction to the extreme by a method called the Bokanovsky Process The Bokanovsky Process is a method where a human eggs normal development is halted and then buds to produce many identical eggs One egg one embryo one adultnormality But a bokanovskified egg will bud will proliferate will divide From eight to ninety-six buds and every bud will grow into a perfectly formed embryo and every embryo into a full-sized adult Making ninety-six human beings grow where only one grew before Progress Huxley 3 Although modern society is not yet ready to produce babies in bottles they are capable of growing them in test tubes In America there is still much stem-cell research going on and many animals have been cloned now Cloning and artificial reproduction fascinate many in America and as the years progress babies in bottles are seeming to be more of a reality then something only
@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