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Read online Brave New World / Brave New World Revisited.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Brave New World / Brave New World Revisited The astonishing novel i Brave New World i originally published in presents Aldous Huxley s vision of the future of a world utterly transformed Through the most efficient scientific and psychological engineering people are genetically designed to be passive and therefore consistently useful to the ruling class This powerful work of speculative fiction sheds a blazing critical light on the present and is considered to be Aldous Huxley s most enduring masterpiece .

The non fiction work i Brave New World Revisited i published in is a fascinating work in which Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern day world with his prophetic fantasy envisioned in i Brave New World i including the threats to humanity such as over population propaganda and chemical persuasion by Aldous Huxley, Christopher Hitchens

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Brave New World / Brave New World Revisited
Title:Brave New World / Brave New World Revisited
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ISBN:0060776099
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Number of Pages:340
Category:Classics, Fiction, Science fiction, Dystopia
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Far in the future the World Controllers have created the ideal society Through clever use of genetic engineering brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers Bernard Marx seems alone harbouring an ill defined longing to break free A visit to one of the few remaining Savage Reservations where the old imperfect life still continues may be the cure for his distress br br Huxley s ingenious fantasy of the future sheds a blazing light on the present and is considered to be his most enduring masterpiece, The Doors of Perception is a philosophical essay released as a book by Aldous Huxley First published in it details his experiences when taking mescaline The book takes the form of Huxley s recollection of a mescaline trip that took place over the course of an afternoon in May The book takes its title from a phrase in William Blake s poem The Marriage of Heaven and Hell Huxley recalls the insights he experienced which range from the purely aesthetic to sacramental vision He also incorporates later reflections on the experience and its meaning for art and religion, Aldous Huxley s lifelong concern with the dichotomy between passion and reason finds its fullest expression both thematically and formally in his masterpiece i Point Counter Point i By presenting a vision of life in which diverse aspects of experience are observed simultaneously Huxley characterizes the symptoms of the disease of the modern man in the manner of a composer themes and characters are repeated altered slightly and played off one another in a tone that is at once critical and sympathetic br br First published in Huxley s satiric view of intellectual life in the s is populated with characters based on such celebrities as D H Lawrence Katherine Mansfield Nancy Cunard and John Middleton Murry as well as Huxley himself, The Perennial Philosophy is defined by its author as The metaphysic that recognizes a divine Reality substantial to the world of things and lives and minds With great wit and stunning intellect Aldous Huxley examines the spiritual beliefs of various religious traditions and explains them in terms that are personally meaningful