Facification Of Society In Aldous Huxley's Brave New World

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In Aldous Huxley’s dystopia of Brave New World, he clarifies how the government and advances in technology can easily control a society. The World State is a prime example of how societal advancements can be misused for the sake of control and pacification of individuals. Control is a main theme in Brave New World since it capitalizes on the idea of falsified happiness. Mollification strengthens Huxley’s satirical views on the needs for social order and stability. In the first line of Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, we are taught the three pillars on which the novels world is allegedly built upon, “Community, Identity, Stability" (Huxley 7). The process used to maintain these three qualities are, however, seemingly completely incongruous in Brave New World. For most people nowadays “community" is commonly accepted to be a group of people with varying levels of diversity, however in the World State, people are manufactured by other manufactured people to be systematically place into one of five social castes alpha (highest), beta, gamma, delta and epsilon (lowest). The similarly people who read Brave New World understand “identity" to be something that only represents themselves or gives them a sense of individuality, yet the caste system prevents any sense of obtaining your own identity through the use of extreme conformity and uniformity. Thus causing a form pseudo stability that is virtually indefinitely lasting, or at least on paper. Because although World State is a

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