Brave new world revisited

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Chatto and Windus, 1972 - History - 164 pages
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When the novel Brave New World first appeared in 1932, 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. Brave New World Revisited is a trenchant plea that humankind should educate itself for freedom before it is too late.

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User Review  - Brittany - Goodreads

I'm glad I finally made it to the end. This book is yet another example of "just because I hate it doesn't mean it's bad" -- I understand and accept it's importance and find a great many of it's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Constance - Goodreads

Actually I read "A Brave New World", and skipped the "...Revisited" portion which was added to the end of the book. The story was awesome! A great must-read for anyone. The revisited part was Huxley's ... Read full review



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