Compare And Contrast Fahrenheit 451 And Modern Society

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What would you do if there was another world that burned homes instead of put them out? Society today is used to keeping the community a safe place instead of putting the society in danger. This society strives for balance and fair living. Fahrenheit 451 contrasts to modern society in areas of Government, Firemen, and Books. The novel’s society is very diverse from the modern society today. First of all, the way that firefighters are portrayed in this society are very different from our modern society. Page 5 shows that Clarisse says “So many people are afraid of firemen, I mean but you’re just a man after all.” Since the firemen burn homes they are feared as Clarisse stated. On page 70 “The old man leapt up as if he were to run” the

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