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Read online Brave New World Revisited .pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Brave New World Revisited When the novel em Brave New World em first appeared in its shocking analysis of a scientific dictatorship seemed a projection into the remote future Here in one of the most important and fascinating books of his career Aldous Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern day world with his prophetic fantasy He scrutinizes threats to humanity such as overpopulation propaganda and chemical persuasion and explains why we have found it virtually impossible to avoid them em Brave New World Revisited em is a trenchant plea that humankind should educate itself for freedom before it is too late em Brave New World Revisted em first published in is not a reissue or revision of em Brave New World em em Brave New World em is a novel whereas em Brave New World Revisted em is a nonfiction exploration of the themes in em Brave New World em by Aldous Huxley

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Brave New World Revisited
Title:Brave New World Revisited
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ISBN:0060898526
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Number of Pages:123
Category:Classics, Fiction, Science fiction, Philosophy, Dystopia
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In em Island em his last novel Huxley transports us to a Pacific island where for years an ideal society has flourished Inevitably this island of bliss attracts the envy and enmity of the surrounding world A conspiracy is underway to take over Pala and events begin to move when an agent of the conspirators a newspaperman named Faranby is shipwrecked there What Faranby doesn t expect is how his time with the people of Pala will revolutionize all his values and to his amazement give him hope, 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, 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