Brave New World and Brave New World Revisited Aldous Huxley

Brave New World and Brave New World Revisited

Author: Aldous Huxley
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Brave New World and Brave New World Revisited
Author
Aldous Huxley
ISBN
9780060776091
The astonishing novel Brave New World, originally published in 1932, 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 Huxley's most enduring masterpiece. Following Brave New World is the nonfiction work Brave New World Revisited, first published in 1958. It is a fascinating work in which Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern-day world with the prophetic fantasy envisioned in Brave New World, including threats to humanity, such as overpopulation, propaganda, and chemical persuasion.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Aldous HuxleyPublisher: Harper PerennialPublished: 07/05/2005ISBN: 9780060776091Pages: 340Weight: 0.64lbsSize: 8.04h x 5.46w x 0.93dReview Citations: Chronicle of Higher Education 11/21/2008 pg. 7Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 8653 / Brave New WorldReading Level: 7.5 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 11

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