Deception In Brave New World Analysis

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Deception in Brave New World and 1984(Orwell)
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Introduction
From the dictionary definition, deception refers to a scheme or a trick a person uses to get what he/she wants. Therefore, the word deception comes from an act of deceiving somebody on a particular issue. The developments in this paper entails a deep analysis of the novels Nineteen Eighty-Four and Brave New World written by George Orwell and Aldous Huxley respectively. Additionally, more emphasis will be carried out on the issues relating to freedom, brainwashing, state, apathy and deception. While drawing a parallel between the universes presented in the modern world and the two novels, the research findings will also attempt to reveal the conceptions given
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