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A. Huxley "Brave new world"

P. M. Thody

A. Huxley "Brave new world"

by P. M. Thody

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Published by Exeter Tapes in Exeter .
Written in English


Edition Notes

E 669.

StatementP.M. Thody.
SeriesExetertapes
ContributionsHuxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sound cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19322382M

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Huxley's bleak future prophesized in Brave New World was a capitalist civilization which had been reconstituted through scientific and psychological engineering, a world in which people are genetically designed to be passive and useful to the ruling class.

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