Examples Of Manipulation In 1984 By George Orwell

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In a book of many mysteries, surprises and assumptions there will always be one person or a group of people in charge. In "1984" a suspicious man called "Big Brother" is the man in charge. If he is even real. The more believable people in charge is "The Party." The party consist of the inner and outer party. The inner party is very controlling and know more about Ociania's true state. The outer party are close to the helpers that fill "Big Brothers" wants and needs for the society. Big Brother is a very controlling person he used psychological manipulation methods such as, thought police, telescreens, and even the image of Big Brother him self. The first method of manipulation would be the thought police. They were the only thing that mattered …show more content…

Both of the crimes will lead to vaporization.The thought police put deep fear into people especially with the use of the telescreens. There was of course no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, the Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork. It was even conceivable that they watched everybody all the time." This quote from the fifth paragraph in the first chapter of book 1 tells us the connection of thought police to …show more content…

From this quote found in the fourth chapter in the book,"The black-moustachio'd face gazed down from every commanding corner. There was one on the house-front immediately opposite. BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU, the caption said, while the dark eyes looked deep into Winston's own." Big Brothers menacing eyes may put fear into many people, but some people might find him comforting and consider him as some one protecting them from the dangers of live when in reality is is the danger. Using the name big brother could bring a positive connotation. By making them feel comfortable it could counter the fear from the telescreens and thought police once again psychologically manipulating the

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