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Brave New World

November 29, 2016 Leave a comment Go to comments

Just finished reading Brave New World  by Aldous Huxley. A novel written in 1931 and published in 1932. Set in London in the year AD 2540, the novel anticipates developments in reproductive technology, sleep-learning, psychological manipulation, and classical conditioning that combine profoundly to change society. Huxley answered this book with a reassessment in an essay, Brave New World Revisited (1958), and with Island (1962), his final novel.

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