Control in Brave New World Essay

749 Words May 4th, 2005 3 Pages
Control in Brave New World In his novel Brave New World, Aldous Huxley illustrates ways in which government and advanced science control society. Through actual visualization of this Utopian society, the reader is able to see how this state affects Huxley's characters. Throughout the book, the author deals with many different aspects of control. Whether it is of his subjects' feelings and emotions or of the society's restraint of population growth, Huxley depicts government's and science's role in the brave new world of tomorrow. One aspect of control that is touched upon from the beginning of the novel until the end is the control of the population birth and growth. As a way to maintain the society's motto of "Community, Identity and …show more content…
Pregnancy is controlled because it brings pain and goal of the brave new world is to have happiness. Government and science restrain Utopia's citizens from what is part of being human. In Brave New World, there are no feelings and emotions whatsoever because they are refused by the dominating authority which gives out the soma that allows people to do whatever they please without being guilty about it. The introduction of human cloning in

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